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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.

Guided Tours

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

Gardener's Delight Tour

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
mulched paths.

Limit: 60 people (15 person minimum)

Herbal Adventure

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)

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


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.

Group of under 15 guests

Motorcoach Buses Welcome

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


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

Carol & Bruce Bell Children's Garden

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. 

WPS GOL guests in caterpillar

WPS Garden of Lights

Discover 37 botanically-themed
light displays featuring 350,000 twinkling lights.

2023 Dates

Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, & Sundays
November 24–December 23
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 to experience the light show in the evening. Call for group pricing.

Know Before You Go

Restrooms are located in the Fischer Visitor Center and near the Nielsen Children’s Garden.

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.

Online Auction

Live Now!

View and bid on hundreds of items like plant containers and hanging baskets, various gift packages, outdoor living items, and so much more.

Sounds of Nashville on August 11

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