Backyard Discovery


Backyard Discovery connects you to the natural and cultural history of The Grove through hands-on science activities. This program features new themes and activities and is designed for families with elementary and middle school aged children, but all are welcome to participate. Be prepared to be outdoors, wear closed-toed shoes, and bring along sunscreen and bug spray. 

Join us for Backyard Discovery on the first Saturday of the month from September to December and February to May.

Upcoming Backyard Discovery topics:

This program is FREE and OPEN to the public!

Scavenger Hunts

Take a walk outside and see what can be found on these scavenger hunts used as part of previous Backyard Discovery programs! 

Find

Visitor Parking:

902 N. Monroe., Tallahassee, FL 32303

Visit (Closed Until Further Notice)

Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday: House tours on the hour, 1, 2 and 3 p.m.

Saturday: House tours on the hour, 10, 11 a.m., Noon, 1, 2 and 3 p.m.

Closed Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday

Group Tours: Tours for groups of ten (10) or more are available at $1.00 per guest. For group tours, please contact the museum in advance to make arrangements.

Grounds open Wednesday to Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.