Day Planner

Planning a visit to the Garden? Choose an itinerary for recommendations of what to see and do:

Visit with Kids

Spend the day with your kids visiting the outdoor gardens, exploring the Venus flytraps in the Soggy Bog, and learning about honeybees in the observation hive.

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Visit with Family

Spend a day with the family walking through the treetops on the Kendeda Canopy Walk, learning about new plants in the Sheffield Botanical Library, and discovering seasonal edibles in the Edible Garden.

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Power Hour

Only have an hour to visit the Garden? Make your time count and visit the Fuqua Conservatory, Japanese Garden, Rose Garden, or the lovely Anne Cox Chambers Southern Seasons Garden.

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Bird Watching

Keep an “eagle eye” out for many of the native birds that make their home in the Garden.

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Critter Crawl

On your next visit, keep an eye out for the many "critters" that make their home throughout the grounds. Saffron Finches, butterflies, and wood turtles are among the many different species of critters living among the Garden.

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Carnivorous Plant Hunt

Find carnivorous plants – plants that eat bugs! – in the Upper Woodland Garden, Conservation Garden, Fuqua Conservatory, Fuqua Orchid Center and the Children's Garden (currently undergoing construction).

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Garden Scavenger Hunt

Make a game of your visit with a fun and informative scavenger hunt. The tour will send you through the Japanese Garden and up to the Tropical High Elevation House. Spot different species of carnivorous plants and many other items.

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A Day for Gardeners

Discover new tricks and techniques to gardening in every season! Learn how to stake perennials, find new summer bulbs to add to a garden, find a new shrub with fabulous fruits to attract wildlife, or learn how to topdress a garden organically.

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