Garden on The Go!



Summer fun is blooming at the Garden! Our nature camps are dedicated to connecting kids with nature. Whether they’re exploring our 96 acres during one of our on-site camps or taking activities home with Garden on the Go, we have your aspiring nature-lovers and adventurers covered!

Garden on the Go!

Enjoy your favorite summer camp from home! Garden on the Go kits are full of hands-on crafts and activities to keep your summer full of fun geared towards grades K-5. There are a limited number of kits available, purchase yours today!

 $50 per week Members / $60 per week non-members  

 Kits must be purchased in advance, online through our store | One kit serves one child

Kits will be available for pick up at our front desk the Friday before the camp date.

Need the MBG Member discount code? Call 901-636-4100 or email BEFORE placing your order. 

June 14-18 
Nature Explorers 

Nature is full of adventures just waiting to be explored. Each day’s activities will have you outside discovering the marvels and mysteries of your own backyard and beyond. From the ground below to the sky above, get ready to get up close and personal to the natural world!

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June 21-25
Fairies and Gnomes 

This week step into the magical world of fairies and gnomes. Each day will feature garden activities, plantings, and even some construction at the “Gnome Depot!” All leading up to creating your very own fairy and gnome garden.

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June 28-July 2 

You will be enGROSSed in knowledge while finding out how horribly fascinating nature is! Campers will perform experiments, construct crafts, and get their hands dirty exploring nature. If your little one is fascinated by the weird but true, wild & wacky, and gross & yucky, then this is the Garden on the Go for them!

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July 12-16
Adventures in Time 

Travel to prehistoric, native, colonial, and even hippie times to see how plants played a part throughout history!

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July 19-23 
TN Treasures 

What do mocking birds, tomatoes, and ladybugs all have in common? They are all Tennessee state symbols! Spend the week learning about all of Tennessee’s state symbols with plantings, projects, and even a square dance tutorial. 

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July 26-30 
Dinomite Dinosaurs 

Claws, teeth, horns, and roars! This week will be full of adventures while campers discover and uncover the creatures great and small from the prehistoric era. 

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For additional information, contact, Kristen Zemaitis at

Looking for on-site camps? Check out our on-site camps at


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Enhancing lives by connecting people with plants to increase awareness and appreciation of our environment.


Central Daylight Time Hours:
9 a.m.-6 p.m.

Central Standard Time (Winter) Hours:
9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

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Daily Garden Admission

Adults $10.00
Seniors (62 & over) $8.00
Children (2-12) $5.00
Children (under 2) FREE
Members FREE
* Handicapped Accessible

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We are located at:
750 Cherry Road
Memphis, TN 38117
(Between Park & Southern)

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