The Gardens will be closed on Thanksgiving Day (11/25). We will reopen with special hours on Friday, November 26th & Saturday, November 27th from 9am-4pm, last admittance at 3:30pm. Regular hours of operation will resume Sunday, November 28th. Please purchase Garden Admission tickets in advance. Enchanted Airlie is SOLD OUT.
Airlie’s Environmental Education Program provides inquiry-based learning and experiential, hands-on activities to teach concepts in wildlife, soil stewardship, water quality and more. Education offerings are diverse and range from curriculum correlated field trips to citizen science and bird hikes. Facilitated tours and field trips are offered Monday through Friday throughout the entire year; please contact us to check availability.Book Your Field Trip
We have a minimum of 10 students and a preferred maximum of 60 per day. We can accommodate larger groups with staggered facilitated trips. Please inquire for more information.
New Hanover County (NHC) School | $2/student
Private schools within NHC | $3/student
Schools outside of NHC | $4/student
Teachers | FREE
All chaperones and siblings will be charged regular garden admission
General Admission | $9
New Hanover Resident* | $5
Military (Active & Retired)* | $5
Children 4-12 | $3
Under 4 | FREE
Airlie Members | FREE
*valid ID required for discount