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 cafe, gift shop and an inspirational chapel, your group will enjoy a visit any time of year.

Tour Options

Each tour is $9.50 per person and lasts 1 to 1.5 hours; add a tour guide for $15 per group of 20. A $50 deposit is due three weeks prior to the tour date. The balance and final guest count are due seven days in advance. 

Garden Highlights: Best of the Season 

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 David T. Beals III Woodland & Stream 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. 

Garden Spotlight Tours 

We can customize tours to appeal to special interests, including: The Island Garden and its "Living" Wall, The Architecture & The Architect, A Culinary Adventure and more! 


Heartland Harvest Garden Highlights

Explore the nation’s largest edible landscape, the 12-acre Heartland Harvest Garden. Your group will use all five senses to explore the origins of both everyday and unusual foods. This spectacular garden showcases 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. 


A garden tour is great way to stir up your appetite! Café Thyme offers box lunches to enjoy during your group's visit. Contact us today at 816-697-2600 x228, and we'll help you arrange all of the details.


Trolley service is available to guests from May through September, and groups are welcome to climb aboard! 

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. 


We would 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.