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Adult Tours

Plan Your Adventure

The Garden is a popular destination for group tours with 47 acres of display gardens and natural areas to explore throughout the seasons.

Our Children’s Garden is expanding!

We look forward to sharing the newly expanded Carol & Bruce Bell Children’s Garden with you in 2023. We’re connecting nature, play, and learning as we transform 2.5 acres into a wonderland that all ages are sure to enjoy!

Guided Tours

Coming to the Garden with a group? Let us guide you!

Gardener's Delight Tour

$14/person
1.5 to 2 hours and .75 to 1.5 mile walk on paved and mulch paths.

Explore our most popular garden spaces while your guide highlights current blooms, the Garden’s history, and unique features. 

Limit: 60 people

Herbal Adventure

$24/person
Up to 2 hours, .75 mile walk & 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

Self-Guided Tours

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.

Group of 15+ guests

$10/person
*Advanced registration required to receive group discount.

Group of under 15 guests

General Garden Admission

Motorcoach Buses Welcome

Bus Driver and Tour Escort (if applicable) receive free admission with paid group tour.

Amenities

Need somewhere to eat lunch? Ask about a private room rental or the Mabel Thome Patio. Tour guests also receive a 10% discount on WPS Trellis Gift Shop purchases the day of their tour. 

Seasonal Experiences

Group tours are welcome and encouraged to attend special events and exhibits.

Herbal Adventure

Take in the sights and smells of herbs and enjoy a hands-on demonstration.

Green Bay Signature Experiences

Habitat

Habitats provide homes for all living things, from the tiniest ant to the tallest tree. The exhibition Habitat explores the critical need for varied habitats, how interconnected and fragile they are, and what we can do to protect them.

Habitat was developed by Smithsonian Gardens and is made available by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service.

WPS GOL guests in caterpillar

WPS Garden of Lights

Discover 37 botanical light displays featuring 325,000 twinkling lights.

2022 Dates

November 25-December 23
Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, & Sundays
December 26-30 

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group tour

A group visit requires:

The Garden welcomes group tours in November and December to come out during our WPS Garden of Lights on Peak Nights to experience the botanical light displays in the evening throughout the Garden. Call for group pricing.

Know Before You Go

Restrooms are located in the Fischer Visitor Center and near the WPS Foundation Plaza.

Sunscreen, sunglasses, and a refillable water bottle are great ideas to stay safe and comfortable.

Dress comfortable for the weather (walking shoes, jacket, hat, etc.). Tours are held rain or shine, except for severe weather.

Free, onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Most paths are accessible, but some paths may be uneven in parts of the Garden.

Include time for your group to assemble before and after your tour.

Benches are located throughout the Garden.

Cameras are welcome. Professional photographers must acquire a photo permit and review our photo policy.

To enhance your tour, the Garden offers complimentary listening devices. These devices allow you to better hear the stories and information shared, even if you stop to take photos or rest in the shade. Guests are encouraged to bring personal earbuds or headphones, but a clean earpiece and receiver are provided.

Contact Us

For more information about group tours, please complete our request form.