Strawbery Banke welcomes children in the museum gardens and has created a Victorian Children's Garden adjacent to the Goodwin Mansion that  features fun and interactive learning experiences with a Victorian tea garden, plants that tell time, a butterfly & fairy garden, a language of flowers garden, and a two-story naturalistic Victorian treehouse.

Learn about the Strawbery Banke Herbarium.

Seasonal activities in the Discover Center and Horticulture Center supplement the living gardens with craft activities that explain how to:

Make a Garden Journal (PDF)
Make Your Own Herbarium (PDF)
Decode the Secret Language of Flowers (PDF)
Take a "Scavenger Hunt" in Mrs. Goodwin's Garden (PDF)
Save Heirloom Seeds (PDF)

Special garden events designed for children include:

Portsmouth Fairy House Tour
NH Fall Festival
Candlelight Stroll