The Garden is a popular destination for group tours with 47 acres of display gardens and natural areas to explore throughout the seasons.
1.5 to 2 hours and .75 to 1.5 mile walk on paved and mulched paths.
Explore our most popular garden spaces while your
guide highlights current blooms, the Garden’s history,
and unique features. This tour travels on paved and
Limit: 60 people (15 person minimum)
Up to 2 hours, .75 mile walk and 45 minute herb workshop
Join us for an herbal immersion. See, smell, and experience the wide variety of herbs used in culinary dishes, medicinal preparations, and overall wellness. Then, enjoy an herbal demonstration full of tastes, remedies, and recipes. You will create an herbal scrub to take home.
Limit: 50 people (15 person minimum)
Experience all the Garden has to offer at a pace that suits your group. Pick up Garden maps at the Fischer Visitor Center and explore formal gardens, native plantings, wooded trails, and more.
Whether it’s for an organization or for your own get-together, you can purchase bulk daily admission passes to the Garden.
*Advanced registration required to receive group discount.
Bus Driver and Tour Escort (if applicable) receive free admission with paid group tour.
Group tours are welcome and encouraged to attend special events and exhibits.
Take in the sights and smells of herbs and enjoy a hands-on demonstration.
Connecting nature, play, and learning, guests of all ages can experience the wonder of the Wisconsin wild through a variety of nature-based art sculptures and other features, including tree houses, a splash play area, hillside caves, and so much more.
Discover 37 botanically-themed
light displays featuring 350,000 twinkling lights.
Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, & Sundays
November 24–December 23
A group visit requires:
The Garden welcomes group tours in November and December to come out during our WPS Garden of Lights to experience the light show in the evening. Call for group pricing.
View and bid on hundreds of items like plant containers and hanging baskets, various gift packages, outdoor living items, and so much more.
will be moved indoors with limited seating due to Friday’s weather forecast. Tickets are no longer available. We apologize for any inconvenience!
Saturday, September 30 | Garden Closed – Join us on Sunday, October 1 for our free Fall Family Festival!
September 28 | Vanderperren English Cottage Garden Closed