There are three options to visit The Calyx with your class:
Option 1 – Choose a school excursion that already includes a tour and activities in The Calyx (Primary only)
The most cost-effective way to visit The Calyx with a Gardens educator, this is a special opportunity to view The Calyx display as part of excursion activities – you will go on a tour of the display as well as use the classroom space within the building.
Cost: Included in excursion booking (Primary only)
Bookings essential: Click the "Book Now" link and choose a primary school lesson which includes “The Calyx” in the title.
Option 2 - Add a 30 minute guided tour to your existing school excursion (Primary or Secondary)
Be guided through the stunning space by a Garden educator who will provide interpretation to you about the amazing building and unique pollination stories. You will then be given time to explore the exhibition at your own pace and enjoy the many photo opportunities this beautiful space provides. This add-on is approximately 30 minutes of time to walk to and explore the exhibition and only available if you are also booking a school excursion with us.
Cost: $95 per class
Bookings essential: Choose “YES - $95 guided” in your excursion application form. Incudes an introduction and interpretation by a Botanic Gardens Educator (Primary or Secondary).
Option 3 - Self-guided: Walk through the exhibition with your students, pointing out fun facts as provided on a self-guided information sheet (Primary or Secondary). Cost:
Free. Donation requested upon entry. Bookings essential:
Choose “Calyx Tour only – free self-guided” in your excursion application form. Fact sheet provided on booking.
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