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Visit us Fridays, Saturday and Sundays March thru October 10 am - 5 pm, November thru February 10 am - 3 pm. Admission is always free!

20312 15th Ave NW, Shoreline, WA 98177



Afternoon Nature Clubs start March 16th!

Join us in the Garden for Nature Nuts and PNW Explorers’ Club!

These youth nature clubs are a great opportunity for youth to get outside, explore nature, and get dirty through hands-on learning, art, and play.

Each week we will explore a new garden theme, from trees to bees, bugs to slugs.

2021 Summer Camps!

Science, art, games, and friends abound in our week-long outdoor day camps at Kruckeberg Botanic Garden. We will explore the world around us, feeding our curiosity, fueling our imagination, and fostering an appreciation for nature.

Registration Open Now!

Friends in the Forest 

July 5th – 9th | 9am – 3pm | Ages 6 – 10

Do you rely on your pals to get by? Learn about the plants and animals that call the forest home and how they rely on each other for survival.

More info & registration

Garden Gumshoes 

July 12th – 16th | 9am – 3pm | Ages 6 – 10

Get ready, detectives! Join us for “Garden Gumshoes” to investigate and explore the natural world, hunting down answers to life’s questions, big and small. 

More info & registration

Curious Critters 

July 19th – 23rd | 9am – 3pm | Ages 6 – 10

Ever wonder what it’s like to be a bird? A squirrel? Then this camp is for you! All week we’ll learn about the amazing plants and animals that live right in our own backyards!

More info & registration


Modeled after our school field trips, we are offering a variety of field trip options for students of all ages. Our Forest Field Trips explore some of the hidden wonders of Kruckeberg Botanic Garden through games, activities, and stories. Perfect for families, friends, scout groups, youth clubs, and birthday parties! 

  • 60, 90, and 120 minute options available
  • Variety of themes, adaptable to all ages & grade
  • For more information, available dates, & pricing please email

Online Learning Resources for Families

Kruckeberg Botanic Garden is dedicated to offering educational resources for students and their families. These activities and worksheets are available for download and can be used at the Garden, on a walk around your neighborhood, or even your own backyard.

These Garden-themed programs feature lessons, games, and activities for students of all ages!

Other Resources

Links to other education resources and materials

Get Outside!

Check out these resources on how to stay safe, distanced, and have fun outdoors!

Learn How to Turn Any Walk into a Nature Walk from the National Association for the Education of Young Children.

Have a 4th grader? Take advantage of Every Kid Outdoors to get your free federal lands pass!

Online Garden Programs

Modeled after our field trip and Garden Tots activities, these themed programs feature games, activities, crafts, and lessons for students of all ages.