Learning Tree Farm
Explore. Connect. Grow.

Learning Tree Farm is a traditional, working farm that engages people in hands-on, nature-based education.  We host and educate school children, homeschool groups, parent groups, gardening clubs, families, and community members of all ages throughout the year with a variety of events.

How to FInd Us

3376 South Union Rd Dayton, OH 45417


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Farm hours

Monday-Saturday: 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Sunday: 12:30 pm-4:00 pm


$5/person or $20/family
Children under 2 are free!

A Message About COVID-19

Updated: May 18, 2021 Effective May 18th, 2021, vaccinated staff members and guests are no longer required to wear masks while visiting the farm unless stated in the registration for a specific program. Guests over the age of 12 who are not vaccinated are asked that...

All The Things Summer Camp Should Be!

Come join us in our camp cheer… How do we work?!? (We work hard!!!) How do we play?!? (We play hard!!!) What do we learn?!?! (We learned lots!!!) Did we have fun?!? (YES!!!!) The addition of our three-day-long sampler camps this summer was a great success! You’ve...

Learning Tree Farm, Your Farm Away From Home

We are often asked how we manage to have so many friendly, calm animals at Learning Tree Farm. Take a look and let us give you a peek into the working side of our farm.  We breed our sheep and goats every year so we can share the wonder of newborn lambs and kids...


Summer camp kids enjoying a day at the farm! We don’t want you or your friends to miss out on all the awesome adventures this summer!!! REGISTRATION CLOSES THIS FRIDAY, JULY 2ND, so be sure to check out our program at...

A Place Where Playing Is Learning

One of our newer features at the farm has quickly become a favorite for young visitors. Have you had a chance to check out our Nature Playscape? Located toward the top of the hill behind the Century Farmhouse, the nature playscape includes boulders, net tunnels, logs,...

Painting with Mud!

Let’s Get Messy! This is an easy and fun outdoor activity to do with your child! You will need: Dirt, Water, Paintbrushes, Watering Can or Something to Hold Water, Bowl or Container to Mix in, Shovel Once you have all your materials together, find a nice patch of dirt...

Welcoming Spring At Learning Tree Farm

Spring has arrived at Learning Tree Farm, and our staff couldn’t be more excited to see and feel this change occur. Not only do we get to see more children and families running, exploring, and experiencing nature, but also feeling that shift in the air and witnessing...

What a year! Bring on spring!

There’s always an adventure to be had at Learning Tree Farm, but the past year has definitely challenged our education staff to think outside the box! Initially, our nature preschool facility was closed last spring along with all childcare and schools in the state of...

Nature Preschool Projects!

Join our nature preschool teachers as they share stories and nature-based education with our preschool students during distance learning!

COVID19 Resources For Families

Resources during COVID-19 (Coronavirus) **Special thanks to United Rehabilitation Services for many of the links and information listed.** Below is a collective list of resources to help you get through this time. CHILDREN’S ACTIVITIES: Click here to view an extensive...


Programs & Events

  • January:  Jan 2-Feb 7
    Preschool lottery enrollment open
  • February: Chickadees Program is back!
  • April:  *NEW* Saturday Farm School!         
  • *NEW* April 29-May 16 Storybook Trail!
  • May: 21st Four Seasons of Family Fun – Sheep Shearing

Years Established

Students Who have visted us on field trips

Schools Serviced

People served with our other programming offerings

Get In Touch

Location: 3376 S Union Rd. Dayton, OH 45417

Telephone: 937-866-8650

Email: info@learningtreefarm.org

Normal Farm Hours: Monday-Saturday: 10:00 am-4:00 pm, Sunday: 12:30 pm-4:00 pm