Field Trips to Boone County Arboretum

A fun way for students to apply classroom lessons to the outside world!

The staff and volunteers at the Boone County Arboretum are dedicated to facilitating an enjoyable and educational experience for your field trip. A 60 minute docent–lead tour of the arboretum grounds, including stops for students to explore. Discussion topics correlate to the Kentucky Core Content.

School Field Trip


Exploration and fun play in our children’s garden and playground after the tour is completed. Access to shelter houses for lunch (lunch not included). With the Boone County Arboretum still young, field trips are currently limited to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd grades, home schools welcome. Other grades will be added as our programming capabilities expand.

For more information or to schedule your field trip, please contact us.

“Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you.”
 — Frank Lloyd Wright