Field Trips

Come Grow With Us! Take your group on a tropical excursion in the heart of the city. A field trip to the Nicholas Conservatory & Gardens is a great experience for school groups and scouts!

There are many ways to enjoy the Nicholas Conservatory & Gardens with your group:

  • Take a self-guided tour on your own or with our Plant Passport (free with admission)
  • Enjoy a 2-hour field trip class with NCG education staff
  • View our Field Trips Brochure >

Fees

Schools Within Winnebago County

  • Students (tour and class): $8
  • Students (self-guided tour): $5
  • Required Chaperon: FREE
  • Extra Chaperons: $5/each

Schools Outside Winnebago County

  • Students (tour and class): $10
  • Students (self-guided tour): $7
  • Required Chaperon: FREE
  • Extra Chaperons: $7/each

Class Availability

Tuesdays - Sundays during regular facility hours


Hydroponic Gardens

With a hydroponic garden by Nicholas Conservatory & Gardens, your students can experience gardening while learning lessons about photosynthesis, nutrition, pollination, and more in an indoor garden system that is completely soil free!

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Questions

Contact Lyndi Toohill at 815.987.1654 or e-mail lynditoohill@rockfordparkdistrict.org