The children will enjoy a fun and
educational field trip while visiting our real working farm! They will take a
hayride, visit with our farm animals, and learn about honeybee production,
fiber production, and soil conservation in our Agricultural Education Center.
The educational workshops focus on the
new Maryland State STEM Standards of Practice. While learning about Honeybee
Production, Fiber Production and Soil Conservation through the workshops, the
children will utilize the Seven STEM Standards of Practice.
Tours are mostly recommended for the Pre-K through 2nd Grades.
Children & Parents are $8.00 each, teachers are FREE! (Minimum of 10 paying participants) Approx.
length of tour: 1 ½ to 2 hours including
Add additional time to your trip by utilizing our covered lunch areas and play area Please be sure to bring drinking water and a snack or sack lunch, Montpelier Farms does not provide lunch.
trip will end in the lunch area with time for the children to visit the farm
*Activities may occur in a different order
Spring Tours are held during the
months of April-August on Wednesdays, Thursdays, and
Fridays starting at 9:00 a.m. Reservations are required.
$80 deposit required at time of
booking and may be paid by check (mailed to 1720 North Crain Highway, Upper
Marlboro, MD 20774) or credit card over the phone (410-320-0464). Deposits
will be applied toward the overall total. Deposits may be returned with 24
hours notice of cancellation. Deposits
will be kept for “no-shows”.
Final payment must be collected
and ready by the teacher upon arrival and may be presented in cash,
check or credit card. Late comers and parents may pay
separately at the time of arrival.
Buses and cars should park in the
designated parking lot.
We recommend that children wear a
name tag, sunscreen if need be, sensible clothing and flat soled
*School tours are a
completely different program and pricing structure then our General