Adult Groups

Guided tours and group visits for ten or more people, are suspended due to COVID-19.
Smith College COVID-19 Information.

All groups of ten or more people must schedule in advance. Requests are handled on a first come, first served basis, and are processed M-F, 8:30 am to 4:00 pm

Group Guided Tours must be scheduled at least 4 weeks in advance.
Group Self-Guided Visits must be scheduled at least 2 weeks in advance.

For-profit tour groups, commercial bus tours, and any group where individuals pay to participate are charged a fee. Other groups are asked to make a donation.

Groups larger than 40 people need to plan on splitting the group and sending half to another location, and then switching. The Museum of Art allows groups with advance reservations. To request a visit fill out their online Museum Group Visit Request Form (preferred) or contact them directly: - 413-585-2781.

See our Group Info Sheet for complete information to plan your trip.

Tour of Systematics Garden

I wish to express the deepest gratitude for facilitating a memorable day among your horticultural gems. It could not have been better. Please convey to our docent our utmost appreciation for the depth and breadth of knowledge that she shared with us. 


Massachusetts Master Gardener Association