Opportunities to Learn

From tours to workshops, lectures, internships and school programs, there are ample ways for you to learn at Cornell Botanic Gardens.

Upcoming Programs

Looking for a culinary program, art class, or a way to learn more about our plants and natural areas? Look to see what’s coming up next!

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Adult Education Programs

We offer a wide variety of educational programs for adults throughout the year, including guided tours, gardening workshops, botanical art classes, lectures, and special events.

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Explore our gardens and natural areas with a guide, or on your own with a self-guided tour.

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Cornell Engagement

Our gardens and natural areas are an integral part of the learning experience at Cornell University. As the university’s botanic garden we offer a range of opportunities for faculty, staff, and students to engage with us for research and to enhance classes, studies, and provide outreach.

Private: Summer Internship

Our summer internship program provides an educational and work experience involving hands-on training that builds on classroom learning.

Cornell Engagement

We offer opportunities for Cornell faculty, staff and students to engage with us.


Our gardens and natural areas provide opportunities for faculty and students across a wide range of disciplines.

graduate study

Our graduate program in Public Garden Leadership prepares graduate students for leadership roles in the public garden field through a Masters of Professional Studies degree program.

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