Guided and Self Guided Tours

The Gardens themselves are open for public enjoyment, free of charge from dawn to dusk, 365 days a year. 

Guided tours of the Welcome Center and Garden can now be booked Monday - Friday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  We encourage groups of 8 or more to call ahead for a guided tour.  Garden Clubs, Church Groups and other organizations are asked to call at least one week in advance for scheduling.  Self-guided tour information is available in our Welcome Center, Monday through Friday, 9:00 am until 5:00 pm or download our Garden map.  

Be sure to wear comfortable shoes, dress appropriately for the weather and bring your camera!  

Call Toni Hays at 336-996-7888 or to schedule your tour.

Now accepting applications for Docents.

Contact Toni Hays, 336-996-7888 or for more information.


Welcome to our Garden!

215 South Main Street

Kernersville, NC   27284 


Garden Open Daily Dawn until Dusk

Welcome Center and Office Hours 

Monday-Friday; 9:00 am-5:00 pm

Gift Shop Hours 

Tuesday-Friday; 10:00 am-4:00 pm

While visiting, please . . . 

  • Respect our plants and remain on paths.

  • Keep your children in sight.

  • Pets are not allowed.  Service animals are always welcome.

  • No Smoking.  Keep our Garden smoke and tobacco free.  Tobacco is a threat to our plants.  Discarded cigarettes can cause mulch fires in our garden beds. 

  • Photography is always welcome but should not interfere with the enjoyment of other guests.  Professional photographers, please contact the office to coordinate your visit.

  • Artists are always welcome.  Please contact our office to coordinate your visit.  

  • Please follow any requests made by our Garden staff.

  • Visit the Garden often and please leave the Garden as you found it!