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Cheekwood offers an array of opportunities for home school students in both the Museum of Art and the Botanical Garden.

October 7, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

The day will feature activities and tours revolving around Jaume Plensa’s work on the grounds and museum, as well as crafts and events in The Herb Garden! Bring a picnic lunch and enjoy a day on the grounds or order a box lunch from the Pinapple Room. Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream will even be available! All participants must register in advance.

Ticket Pricing:
Advance Adult tickets: $12
Adult tickets day of: $14
*All children attend for free

To register click here:


Museum of Art and Botanical Garden Tours

• Self-Guided Tours: Home School Groups are welcome to take self-guided tours at any time. Groups must have a minimum of 20 students or more to receive the home school rate. Reservations for self-guided tours are required to be made at least 2 weeks in advance of the scheduled visit.

• Guided Tours: Cheekwood requires a minimum number of 20 students for guided tours. Guided tours must be scheduled at least 4 weeks in advance of the scheduled visit.

To schedule your visit to Cheekwood, please fill out and submit this form here.

Cheekwood offers a variety of resources and teacher guides to help make the most of your visit. Please visit our Resource materials page for a full list of these materials.

For home school groups of 20 students or more admission is FREE. Accompanying adults are $12 each.

To receive the discounted $12 group rate per adult, a final count of accompanying adults and payment must be submitted one week prior to the scheduled tour date. Additional adults will be charged standard admission rates of $15 per person.

Payment in full is required one week prior to your tour date. Cheekwood accepts checks made payable to Cheekwood, cash, and all major credit cards. A 25% non-refundable deposit of your tour’s total balance is necessary to hold a tour reservation and must be provided upon booking. No refunds are given if cancellation occurs less than one week prior to your scheduled tour date.

We offer family memberships so you may regularly move your classroom outdoors and utilize Cheekwood’s vast resources in your home school curriculum.

Late Arrivals
Cheekwood cannot guarantee a guided tour for groups that arrive more than 30 minutes after their scheduled tour time. However, if you are delayed, we will try to accommodate your group with a self-guided tour.

We recommend arriving 30 minutes prior to your schedule tour time for parking and check-in.

For additional questions and information:
Meghan Lamb I Tour Program Manager
615-353-6971 |



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