Teaching facilities and specialized services

We welcome the next generation of change-makers through the unique educational experiences offered by the University of Michigan classes at MBGNA.

Whether it's environmental studies, art and design, biology, or a wide range of other fields, students can delve into the natural world, conduct research, and engage in service-learning projects that align with our mission of fostering social and ecological resilience. Our staff is available to facilitate tailored tours, provide specialized information, and support students in their academic pursuits.

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Bus Transportation for classes

Transportation funding to Matthaei Botanical Gardens is available for University of Michigan classes. Requests for transportation must be made at least 20 business days in advance.

To request a ride choose the correct form below:

A group of people collecting specimens in the river
Two people conducting an experiment outside
Two artists observing plants in the conservatory