Group Tours at Powell Gardens

Bring your group to Powell Gardens to experience 970 acres of botanical bliss, stunning architecture and gorgeous display gardens that change with the seasons. With a full-service cafe, gift shop and an inspirational chapel, your group will enjoy a visit any time of year.

Discount rates are available for groups of 20 or more. We’d love to create a customized package for you, or simply choose from one of these popular offerings:

Garden Highlights

This walking tour covers the best of Powell Gardens. Experience exquisite seasonal displays in the Conservatory and Terrace Gardens; North America’s longest "living" wall on the Island Garden; the sublime architecture of the Marjorie Powell Allen Chapel; the cool shade of the Rock & Waterfall Garden; and the region’s largest Perennial Garden. Conclude your visit with a stop at the Menu Garden, where you’ll get a flavor of the treasures to be discovered in the Heartland Harvest Garden.

$9.50 per person; add a tour guide for $15 per group of 20.

Walk & Ride Trolley Tour

Perfect for groups on tight schedules, this tour starts at the Visitor Education Center and its surrounding Terrace Gardens. From there, your group will board the trolley for a narrated ride to the Marjorie Powell Allen Chapel. After exploring this peaceful space, reboard the trolley for a trip to the Perennial Garden with more than three acres of ever-changing blooms. The trolley will return you to the visitor center, where your group may explore the gift shop, conservatory and the Menu Garden.

$9.50 per person; plus $15 tour guide per group of 20.

Heartland Harvest Garden Highlights

Explore the nation’s largest edible landscape, the 12-acre Heartland Harvest Garden. Beginning with the Seed to Plate Greenhouse, your group will use all five senses to explore the origins of both every day and unusual foods. This spectacular garden showcases gorgeous food plants of every shape and size within distinct gardens, including a Quilt Garden with an observation deck, a grape vineyard, kitchen garden and apple and peach tree spirals. Every tour includes a free taste test of freshly picked produce!

$9.50/person; add $15 for tour guide per group of 20.

 

Lunch and Other Refreshments

A garden tour is great way to stir up your appetite! Contact us today at 816-697-2600 x228  to set up a memorable lunch or refreshment stop for your group.

The Fine Print: Our Tour Policies and Procedures

Group rates apply to groups of 20 or more. All prices include general admission and a 10 percent gift shop discount. Groups with 30 or more receive two complimentary admission tickets. Please book three weeks in advance for guided tours and note our seven-day food ordering and cancellation policy. 

Questions?

We'd love to help you set up your group for a wonderful garden visit. Please email our Tour Department or call us at 816-697-2600 x228.

Did you know? Powell Gardens is the only public garden to feature more than three structures by the renowned architect
E. Fay Jones? Learn more »

 

The Garden & Architecture Tour includes the inspiring Marjorie Powell Allen Chapel.

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Powell Gardens is a perfect place to explore the wonders of nature with your family.

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Your group will use all five senses to explore the Heartland Harvest Garden.

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