Our Offerings for Educators & Families:
National Children & Youth Garden Symposium
For more than 25 years, AHS’s National Children & Youth Garden Symposium (NCYGS) has educated thousands of teachers who have, in turn, gone on to educate over a million children.
Explore a variety of resources, including our monthly Youth Gardening Gazette, to help engage children and youth in gardening.
Growing Good Kids Book Awards
See our annual awards for the best children’s books about gardening, nature, and the environment.
Find a Garden
Find an AHS Reciprocal Admissions Program garden near you to enjoy with your family!
Children’s Garden at River Farm
At our River Farm headquarters in Alexandria, Virginia, we have a whimsical Children’s Garden that was one of the first to be developed in the United States.
School & Organizational Tours of River Farm
The beautiful grounds of River Farm are a perfect destination for school groups, youth organizations, and home school groups. If you would like to book a self-guided tour for your group of five or more children, please make a reservation by calling (703) 768-5700, x149 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.