Groups + Tours

Due to coronavirus, the Farmstead is closed and not accepting reservations for groups or tours in 2020.

During normal operations, Deanna Rose Children’s Farmstead welcomes groups of all sizes. Please find more information about groups and tours for normal operations below.

Reservations for next year will begin in February 2021.

Phone

913-895-6390

2021 Season Reservations

Large Group Reservations

The Farmstead welcomes large groups.

In order to have appropriate staffing, we request that groups complete a group reservation form to let us know how many are in your group and your arrival date and time.

Large group reservations are not scheduled or guided tours. Farmstead admission fees apply for all people attending large group reservations.

Forms for Large Groups

The group reservation request form is available beginning in February before the Farmstead opens for the season in April.

Farm Tours

Learn about Kansas animals on a guided tour of the Farmstead. Farm tours are great for all ages and can be scheduled for classes, youth groups, neighborhood play groups, family reunions and more.

Tours include:

  • Staff welcome and check-in using our private tour entrance and tour corrals
  • Admission to the Farmstead
  • A 45-minute guided tour with Farmstead staff
  • Feed for the goats
  • A horse-drawn hayride through the woods behind the Farmstead
  • A reserved corral for your group to enjoy a picnic lunch you provide or purchase separately
Tour Times

Tours are available Monday through Friday at 9:30, 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. and take approximately 2.5 hours. Tour groups are welcome to explore the rest of the Farmstead before or after their reservation.

Group Size

Each farm tour reservation can accommodate 10-35 guests. This includes teachers, chaperones, parents, siblings and others.

Cost

Farm tours are $7 per person age one and over.

Everyone who attends with your group, including chaperones, parents, siblings and others must pay for a tour.

History Tours

Learn about Kansas history on a guided tour of the farmstead. History tours are perfect for school groups and are intended for visitors age six and older.

Tours include:

  • Staff welcome and check-in using our private tour entrance and tour corral
  • Admission to the Farmstead
  • A 45-minute private lesson in Helen’s Country Schoolhouse
  • A 45-minute private lesson in the Kanza Indian Encampment
  • A 45-minute fishing session at the Fishing Pond
  • A reserved pavilion for your group to enjoy a picnic lunch you provide or purchase separately
Tour Times

Tours are available Monday through Thursday at 9:15 a.m. and take approximately three hours. Tour groups are welcome to explore the rest of the Farmstead before or after their reservation.

Group Size

Each history tour reservation can accommodate 10-30 guests. This includes teachers, chaperones, parents, siblings and others.

Cost

History tours are $7 per person.

Everyone who attends with your group, including chaperones, parents, siblings and others must pay for a tour.

Pumpkin Hollow Group Reservations

Large groups that would like to attend Pumpkin Hollow in 2021, the Farmstead’s fall celebration, should fill out the registration form to let us know you’re coming.

Groups may be split into smaller sections.