Encourage your kids to explore nature and get their hands dirty with the San Antonio Botanical Garden’s fun, educational classes and camps. Whether they’re busy growing their own vegetables or conducting science experiments, kids can cultivate curiosity and create connections to the natural world when they spend time here.
Looking for more outdoor activities? Take the Nature Play Pledge and receive emails with information on nature-based events around San Antonio and nature play ideas for at home.
Interested in having your child’s next birthday at the Botanical Garden? Learn more.
Explore the San Antonio Botanical Garden this summer with in-person or virtual camps starting Monday, June 29. Choose from art and nature themed camps to hands-on healthy cooking camps. Camps available for ages 6 – 12.
Culinary Health and Education for Families (CHEF) Program
In partnership with the Culinary Health and Education for Families (CHEF) program, the Botanical Garden uses the CHEF curriculum to promote nutritious food and home cooking as key ingredients in the recipe for life-long health and wellness.
Vegetable Garden Program
Children ages 7-16 get their hands-on horticulture with the help of the Botanical Garden’s partner organizations, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and Bexar County Master Gardeners.
Upcoming Kids Classes
Read the Botanical Garden’s Registration and Cancellation Policies for information about member discounts, refunds and more.