Group Tours

Self Guided Group Tours

Guests will enjoy:

  • A brief introduction by a Kingwood staff member inside our visitor center, the Garden Gateway
  • Garden maps for all tour guests
  • Strolling through 47 acres of grounds that include exquisite gardens, historic statues and fountains, woodland nature trails, and two ponds
  • Exploring Mr. King’s former home, Kingwood Hall, a 1926 French Provincial-style mansion – open 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM daily, February through October
  • Discovering exotic plants in the Display Greenhouse or a literary adventure on the Storybook Trail
  • Visiting our current exhibits, “The Story of Kingwood” and “Elegant Entertaining”

$6 per person


Choose Your Adventure Guided Tours

Each tour is $12 per person. Please plan for about an hour per tour.

Kingwood Hall

A Kingwood docent will lead you room by room through Kingwood Hall, the majestic former home of Charles Kelley King. Your tour will include the newly renovated third floor.


Grounds & Gardens

Journey through the gardens on this tour that focuses on horticulture. Learn about our historic gardens, plants of interest, and other unique features.


Fountains & Statues

Interested in art and history? On this tour through the grounds, your group will explore Kingwood’s many statues, fountains, and other landmarks.


Golf Cart Tours

A guide will escort you on a tour of the gardens from the comfort of one of our golf carts. Our golf cart tours accommodate 1 to 7 guests and have a flat fee of $85. Please note, all other venues, other than the grounds and gardens, are self-guided with this option. Not available on Saturdays.

School Groups

School groups may receive free, self-guided group visits during approved times on weekdays only. Advanced registration is required.

The student to chaperone ratio is 15:1. Every teacher/chaperone within this ratio is free.

Any additional chaperones will pay a discounted Adult Group Tour Rate admission of $6 per chaperone.

A total count of students, teachers and chaperones is required at time of reservation. Any additional, unaccounted guests will be charged regular admission pricing at $8 per person.

School groups can pack lunches or purchase a boxed lunch option. Advanced notice is required for the boxed lunch option. School groups may enjoy their lunches outdoors; an indoor option may be requested, depending on availability.

Group Lunch Tour Add-on

Catered by our premiere caterer, Buehler’s Fresh Foods, treat your group to one of the following dining options:

  • Boxed lunch
    • Garden Salads – $14 per person
    • Sandwiches – $12 per person
  • Buffet lunch
    • Fine Swine BBQ Buffet – $18 per person
    • Cold Cut Deli Buffet – $15 per person
    • Soup & Salad Buffet – $16 per person
    • Soup, Salad & Sandwich Buffet – $18 per person

Click here for more details and to download the Group Lunch Order Form

All pre-booked group lunches include an indoor venue for your group to enjoy their meals.

About Our Tours

  • Groups must consist of at least 15 paid guests to receive group pricing
  • Children 12 and under are free for self-guided tours and count toward the group total
  • Group tours are unavailable Saturdays
  • One tour per day – availability is limited
  • Group rates are unavailable during large events such as Christmas at Kingwood and Pumpkin Glow
  • All group tours must be scheduled at least two weeks prior to tour dates
  • Tours may be refunded if canceled at least 3 business days in advance
  • A 50% deposit is required at the time of reservation

Call today to book your tour:
(419)522-0211 x110