2017-18 School Year - Please Read Before Booking:

• You will be able to start booking tours for the 2017-18 school year starting August 22, 2017 at 8am.
No login required; you do NOT need to create an ID/password for booking.
Self-Guided Field Trips (M-F), from Sep 1, 2017 to Jun 8, 2018, can be booked online up to 7 days in advance--if spaces are available.
Guided School Tours - Docent led starting Oct 3, 2017 to Jun 8, 2018. Plant only on Tue/Thu, no guided plant tours on 3rd-Tues (free-Tues).
History only on Wed/Fri. Guided tours can be booked online up to 14 days prior to the 1st of the month--if spaces are available. Note: if a date is not listed, a guided tour is not available. Any questions about docent led tours for children with special needs, please call Chris Orosz (626) 821-5897 PRIOR to booking your tour.
• The Arboretum requires one adult (teachers or chaperones) per 10 children, a 1:10 ratio.
• Students’ admission is free. Adults are admitted free of charge up to a ratio of 1:5. The fee for each adult over this ratio is $9.00.
• To Reschedule a tour, you must cancel the online booking and re-apply. Please, coordinate tour booking with your bus arrangements.
Download Home School Information here.

When Booking:
• No fees are collected for booking. (The fee for each adult over the 1:5 (adult:student) ratio is $9.00. Paid on day of tour).
• Best to book ONLY ONE TOUR at a time to obtain a Booking Reference code for each date+tour reserved.
• You have 60 minutes to complete the booking; your session times out and your spaces are released back to the available pool.
• This online system is NOT for Adult Walking Tours. Call (626) 821-3210.

Upon Successful Booking Completion:

  1. You will see Booking Complete, plus the Booking Reference code.
  2. You'll receive an automated Booking Confirmation email. Review it carefully, follow the instructions!
    If you do not receive the Booking Confirmation email, then something went wrong and your tour is NOT booked!

To Cancel a Previously Booked tour:
• Refer to the Booking Confirmation email which contains a link to access your booking.
• Self-Guided Field Trips and Guided Tours can be cancelled online using your booking link up to 7-days in advance.
• Docent tours are VERY popular, if you are unable to keep your reservation, please release (cancel) the booking promptly so that another group may be able to take advantage of a date/time released.
• Cancelling any booking less than 7-days in advance, call Chris Orosz (626) 821-5897.

Questions?
• Need booking help? Download Online Booking Instructions here.
• Carefully read your Booking Confirmation email and follow the instructions.
• Other assistance, call the Arboretum School Tour line: (626) 821-3212
• Details about the Arboretum Gift Shop's Student Souvenir Pack.

To Start:

On left side: Click on "Select date", find your date+tour combo and select.
On right side: Verify tour type, date and spaces available; select "View Details."

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November, 2017
20 Mon 9am - 4pm Self-Guided Field Trip
21 Tue 9am - 4pm Self-Guided Field Trip
22 Wed 9am - 4pm Self-Guided Field Trip
23 Thu 9am - 4pm Self-Guided Field Trip
24 Fri 9am - 4pm Self-Guided Field Trip
27 Mon 9am - 4pm Self-Guided Field Trip
28 Tue 9am - 4pm Self-Guided Field Trip
9:30am - 11:30am Guided Plant Tour - Nov
29 Wed 9am - 4pm Self-Guided Field Trip
9:30am - 11:30am Guided History Tour - Nov
30 Thu 9am - 4pm Self-Guided Field Trip
9:30am - 11:30am Guided Plant Tour - Nov
9:30am - 11:30am Guided Plant Tour - Nov (Grant-Erwin School)
December
1 Fri 9am - 4pm Self-Guided Field Trip
Times shown in timezone: Pacific Time (US & Canada)

Self-Guided Field Trip

Monday, 20 November, 2017   9am - 4pm
Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Garden • 301 North Baldwin Ave, Arcadia, CA 91007
328 spaces available

Details

Self-Guided Tours are available between 9am-4pm.

Self-Guided Field Trips are Mon thru Fri and can be booked online up to 7 days in advance--if spaces are available.

The Los Angeles County Arboretum & Botanic Garden is a living classroom! Bring your students to the Arboretum to enhance their learning experience by immersing students with hands-on experiences for science and history.

Self-Guided Field Trips for 2016-17 School year are Sept-Jun,, for grades preK-High School. The Arboretum... [Read more]


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Tickets / Booking types

  • Self-Guided Group Ticket: book only one date+tour at a time.
    Group ticket for 5-125 people
    Available until Sun 12 Nov 6pm
    ONLY include # of STUDENTS; do not include adult teachers and chaperones.