Kids Programs

Registration Contact

404-876-5859 ext. 2556

Registration not required for Drop-In programs.

School Tours

Saturdays and Sundays
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Visit the Children's Garden for fun fall themed activities!

Wednesdays, April - October
10:30 - 11 a.m.

Listen to stories about bees, butterflies, frogs and flowers. Meet in the Children's Garden Amphitheater weather permitting or in the Turner Broadcasting Garden Theater during inclement weather. Storybook Time is for children accompanied by an adult.

November 15 - January 3

The model trains return for new adventures! Take a journey along six tracks in an imaginary, beautifully planted mountain landscape. The trains depart during regular daytime hours and at night during  Garden Lights.

The Botanical Express

Weekends & Select Weekdays
November 22 - December 28
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

All aboard The Botanical Express! The popular children's ride-on-train is set to depart on a journey around through the Garden.

Saturdays, November 29 - December 20
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Meet Saint Nick clad in his dark green robe and botanical head wreath. Bring a camera to take your own photos.

Saturday, November 29
10: 30 a.m.

Ominous Crook and his sidekick, Skellmutt, are out to stop Christmas by stealing Santa Claus' mail in David Stephens' puppet filled production.

Saturday, December 6
10:30 a.m.

During the festive winter holidays, share the gift of seasonal stories with Betty Ann Wylie.

Saturday, December 13
10:30 a.m.

What's a holiday without a story or two or three? Learn about a few holiday traditions and folklore with Cathy Kaemmerlen.

Saturday, December 20
10:30 a.m.

Meet Queen Snowflake for some magical stories about a growing gigantic icicle, a flower that turns winter white and a special pine tree.