Elementary School Trips

At Tuttles, agricultural education is one of our core values. We welcome elementary students every year for bushels of field trip fun!

50

Years Offering
Field Trips

10,000

Students Hosted Annually

250

Schools Hosted Annually

90%

Schools That Book
the Following Year

Reservations can be made online for fall tours. For spring or summer tours or if you have further questions you can call 317-326-2278 and press 5 for groups or email Christie at christie@tuttleorchards.com.

Elementary field trips are designed for ages 5-10.

Why Choose Tuttles?
Let us do the work! Every tour is fully guided by one of our farm tour guides and incorporates educational standards.

Fall Field Trips

(September - October)

Local schools can sign their group up for our hands-on life science class in the apple orchard and pumpkin patch.

Tour is approximately 2 hours in length
+ 30 minutes of free time for play

Cost: $12/student and adults
Minimum 15 participants per group
Scheduling opens Friday, July 15th.

Spring Field Trips

(March - April)

Want to help your students learn about how things grow in a hands-on environment?
Tuttles is now offering spring field trips for preschool and elementary students. Our spring greenhouse field trips provide kids a hands-on opportunity to see a greenhouse first-hand and learn about where things grow.

Cost is $8/student and $4/adult
1 Free teacher per every 15 students.

Maximum of 2 classes per time slot for spring tours.
Minimum 15 participants to schedule.

Please note: the outdoor activities like Tractor Town are not open in the spring. If you wish to bring a picnic lunch, bring blankets to eat outside on the grass as the fall eating area us not available.

Summer Farm-to-Table Field Trips

(June - August)

Children love to discover where food comes from and to learn how it grows. These field trips let them see the process in person and participate in hands-on activities.

Cost is $15/student and or adult. This tour includes 1 1/2 hours for $15; if groups wish to stay 2 1/2 hours cost is $20/person.
1 Free teacher per every 15 students. Minimum 15 students to schedule.

Only one or two classes can be accommodated per time as summer tours are more one-on-one, so we are unable to accommodate several classes at one time.

Please note: If you wish to bring a picnic lunch, bring blankets to eat outside on the grass as the fall eating area is not available.

30 minutes of playtime in Tractor Town

What Teachers Are Saying
"Thanks for another wonderful day for my kindergarten class! We enjoyed the hayride, the apple talk, and the apple picking! The kids and the parents loved the playground, the animals, and the cornstalk tunnels. So fun!! Looking forward to next year!"
What Teachers Are Saying
"I've been bringing my school's kindergarten to Tuttles for 10 years, and it's always a great experience. As always, the staff was very kind, helpful, and educational. We'll be back again next year. Thanks so much to Tuttles for making it great for us!"
What Teachers Are Saying
"We had such a great time! You were very accommodating even though the weather was not the greatest. The kids still had so much fun and we will definitely be back! Thanks for everything!"
What Teachers Are Saying
"Thank you for a great day at Tuttles! Your staff was great with my students with special needs. Please thank them for their patience and understanding of my students’ needs."

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