Green Spring Gardens

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Visitor Center open Mon - Sat. 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Sunday noon - 4:30 p.m.; Gate locked at 5 p.m.

4603 Green Spring Road
Alexandria, Virginia

Nicole Conners,
Manager

Green Spring Gardens Scouting Adventures

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Green Spring Gardens offers private scout programs. The minimum charge for by-request programs is for ten scouts. 

Scouts can explore and learn in the park’s Horticulture Center, Historic House, Glasshouse, gardens and native woodland habitat.

Please call 703-642-5173 for information.

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Base Price for Scout Programs

(Does not apply to merit badges)

The base price for scout programs is $3 per person for each half-hour of a program.
There may be additional fees for supplies or tours.

0.5 hours = $3 / person
1  hour  =  $6 / person
1.5 hours = $9 / person
2  hours  =  $12 / person

Merit badge fees are listed on each badge's registration page.

Scout Program Request Form

  
  
  
  

We will do our best to get back to you within 10 days of your request. Note that reservations are not confirmed until we receive payment for the minimum number scouts for a program. Please call Green Spring Gardens, 703-642-5173, with questions.

Girl Scouts run across a grassy field at Green Spring

GIRL SCOUTS

Daisy

Length: 1.5 hours

Requirements Covered:  The program includes activities from the Journey books and introduces the topics, issues and science behind the Journey. We do not complete a Take Action project, but instead provide the foundation girls need to plan their own. 

Length: 1.5 hours

Requirements Covered:  The program includes activities from the Journey books and introduces the topics, issues and science behind the Journey. We do not complete a Take Action project, but instead provide the foundation girls need to plan their own. 

Length: 1 hour

Requirements Covered:  All

Brownies

Length: 2 hours

Requirements Covered:  All

Length: 2 hours

Requirements Covered:  All

Length: 1 hour

Requirements Covered:  All

Length: 2 hours

Requirements Covered:  The program includes activities from the Journey books and introduces the topics, issues and science behind the Journey. We do not complete a Take Action project, but instead provide the foundation girls need to plan their own. 

Juniors

Length: 1 hour

Requirements Covered:  All

Length: 2 hours

Requirements Covered:  All

Length: 2 hours

Requirements Covered:  All

Length: 2 hours

Requirements Covered:  All

Cadettes

Length: 2 hours

Requirements Covered:  All

Length: 2 hours

Requirements Covered:  All

CUB SCOUTS

Tigers

Length: 1 hour

Requirements Covered:  All

Wolf

Length: 1 hour  (1.5 hours in fall)

Requirements Covered:  All

A troop of Girl Scouts raise high pots with seeds they have planted

 

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