Arbor Day Farm can provide your group with a fun and educational experience. A wide variety of tours are tailored to fit your schedule, age groups, interests, and budget.

Tree Adventure

1-Hour Guided School Tour Options

Each tour includes one hour with a Nature Interpreter as well as a free tree seedling and Tree Adventure admission for each participant. Minimum group size is 15. Groups with fewer than 15, please call for prices.

  • Child $10
  • Adult $12
  • Each additional hour of tour: $2 per person

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Choose from the following themes to customize your class’s experience:

Discovery Ride

Ride over the trails and journey into the heart of the orchards and forest on a tractor-pulled wagon. See and learn from an experienced tour guide about Arbor Day Farm’s native trees and animals, tree research, orchards, and history.

Additional cost: $7 per person (minimum capacity 15; maximum capacity 25).
Times and availability may vary.

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Earn Scout Badges

$16 per person

Scout Badge Work Tours are available for scout troops interested in working on specific badges while visiting Arbor Day Farm. A Nature Interpreter guides activities that meet badge requirements while tailoring the program to meet the specific goals of your scout troop. NOTE: Follow-up activities are usually required to complete each badge; scout badges/patches are not provided through the Tree Adventure. These tours are each 90 minutes long; fees include admission to the Tree Adventure.

Badge Work Tours include:

  • Girl Scout Brownies Bugs Tour
  • Girl Scout Juniors Flowers Tour
  • Girl Scout Cadette Trees Tour
  • Cub Scout Bear Adventure Fur, Feathers and Ferns Tour
  • Cub Scout Webelos Into the Woods Tour

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Arbor Lodge State Historical Park

Self-Guided Tour

Discover the rich history of the area, including the grand home of the Morton family where the idea for the first Arbor Day holiday was conceived. Begin your self-guided tour with a short video relaying the history of the Morton family and their magnificent home. Explore the 52-room mansion, see the carriage house and grounds, and be inspired to plant a tree! Perfect for any class studying Nebraska history.

  • Child $7
  • Adult $9

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