Education & Outreach

Measuring the garden

If you are looking for an educational and outdoor field trip for your students, visit Texas Discovery Gardens at Fair Park. We are a public, organic garden in the heart of Dallas and are located within easy walking distance of many Fair Park museums, especially the Children's Aquarium.Texas Discovery Gardens first began environmental education programs for school children in Dallas in 1968. We continuously strive for excellence, update our programs regularly, and can work with you to modify our program content to best match your curriculum needs.

EarthKeepers ® Children's Education Programs

Terrarium Worlds

Texas Discovery Gardens offers fun, hands-on environmental education programs for children. We have outdoor learning opportunities for students PreK through 8th grade.

Our affordable educational programs include a tour of our organic gardens that highlights key science, math, language arts, and social studies concepts. We offer a combination package to include both an educational program and a tour of The Rosine Smith Sammons Butterfly House and Insectarium. Many programs include a take-home teaching tool for the class or individual participants.

Learn about our individual class options and pricing here.

We can even come to you! If transportation is an issue, please ask about our outreach options.

Group Tours, Talks and Outreach

See our Group Options flyer for pricing and details on guided tours, talks and outreach. This is aimed toward adults, but groups with children have the option of choosing these same opportunities. The back lists our menu of talks!

See the flyer here.