Educational  School  Tours

Tours run Sept 10th  –Oct 30th, 2018
Pre School through 2nd grade

Three Tour Packages to Choose from:

 

Apple Orchard - Guided Tour (Sept 10-Sept 21)

Pre School through 2nd Grade

Tour Package: $9.00 per student (Add $0.50 per student if bringing lunch)

  • Approximate length of tour: 1 hour and 20 minutes 
  • Video about how pumpkins & fall crops grow, bee pollination & different types of farming
  • Entrance to our petting farm 
  • Wagon ride out to the orchard to pick your own apples (weather permitting)
  • Student takes home: 4 apples, one gourd, and an educational gift.

We have a minimum of 20 students per group.

Pumpkin Patch - Guided Tour (Sept 24-Oct 30)

Pre School through 2nd Grade

Tour Package: $8.50 per student (Add $0.50 per student if bringing lunch)

  • Approximate length of tour: 1 hour and 20 minutes 
  • Video about how pumpkins & fall crops grow, bee pollination & different types of farming
  • Entrance to our petting farm 
  • Wagon ride out to the pumpkin patch to pick your own pumpkin (weather permitting)
  • Student takes home: pumpkin, one gourd, and an educational gift.
  • Each classroom teacher also gets a classroom pumpkin.

We have a minimum of 20 students per group.

Self-Guided Tour

Pre School through 2nd Grade

Tour Package: $10.00 per student (Add $0.50 per student if bringing lunch)

  • Includes all activities that are included with General Admission (including wagon ride to the pumpkin patch, weather permitting)
  • Student take homes: one pumpkin, one gourd and an educational gift.
  • Each classroom teacher also gets a classroom pumpkin.

We have a minimum of 10 students per group.

Important Information

Tours are scheduled every half hour Mon.-Fri. 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

No school tours on Columbus Day 10/8/18

We have picnic facilities available by reservation only.

Add $0.50 per student for the room charge if bringing lunch.


 

We reserve the right to shorten the tour of groups that arrive 15 minutes past the reserved tour time.

We allow one chaperone per 5 students. Teachers & aides are included in chaperone count. Extra chaperones and siblings will pay the tour rate. We collect one payment per group, per day. 

Take homes are NOT included for the chaperones. 


Reservations are required.
We begin taking reservations on Monday, August 6th.

Three ways to place a reservation:

 

1. Print out Hampshire School Tour Reservation Request Form

and fax to: (847) 464-0815

2. Simply click the button above to Download "Hampshire School Tour Reservation Request Form", fill the form out with a PDF reader (such as Adobe Reader or Microsoft Edge), save and submit it to the online form below.



3. Or Call (847) 464-5952 Monday-Friday 9am-4pm

When you call please have the following information ready

1) Date

2) Tour Time

3) Grade level of students

4) Number of Students & Chaperones

5) Name of teacher in charge, phone number & address of school. Email address for confirmation.

6) Transportation confirmed or planned

7) Picnic Reservations (if needed) Add $0.50 per student room charge


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