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School & Youth Programs


On pages linked below you will find information about resources related to field trips at the University of Michigan Matthaei Botanical Gardens. We offer both guided and self-guided field trips for students in grades pre-K through 12. We hope you and your students will enjoy experiencing all we have to offer here on the trails and in the conservatory!

Both guided and self-guided trips must be scheduled with Liz Glynn (

Learn more about Guided or Self-Guided tours and Youth Programs by clicking the images below.

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The Visitor Center, Conservatory and Display Gardens at Matthaei Botanical Gardens are scheduled to be closed on Monday, June 27 until 12:30 PM while maintenance is performed on the facility. We apologize for any inconvenience.