Chicago Botanic Garden


Student Field Trips

PHOTO: School Field Trips

Guided Programs for Children
with Special Needs

K – 12
Fee: $120 (includes all materials)
Maximum number of children: 15, plus staff as required for needs of the group

Bring your students to the Chicago Botanic Garden for a customized therapeutic program in the Buehler Enabling Garden outdoor classroom. These one-hour programs provide a guided structured experience with nature and
are designed for youth with special needs while meeting educational goals. If you have any questions about the activities, or the current schedule, please call (847)

In-School Enrichment Programs for Students with Special Needs

Would you like the experience of a field trip but find it difficult to travel with your students?

Horticulture Therapy, in conjunction with School Programs, can bring nature to you! Please contact us at (847)
835-8248 to discuss possible programs in your school.