Registration Information & Fees

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Program Registration Request

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Available Program Times

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  1. Discovery Programs are available during daylight Park hours seven days a week. Not available on holidays.
    Programs are designed to last a minimum of one hour.

Special needs (please check all that apply)

Inclement Weather

    Discovery Boxes will be available rain or shine on the day of your trip. If you wish to reschedule due to inclement weather please contact the Nature Education staff as soon as possible at 336-703-6436 or

Program Fees

The following fees help to cover the cost of our programs. Groups are billed at the completion of a program.

Program Cost
Self-guided Discovery Programs $1.50 per student

Vehicles that go through the Tanglewood Park Front Gate for a nature program will be charged a gate fee as follows: Buses/15-passenger vans: $8 and cars/minivans: $2.

Bus/15-passenger van fees are not collected at the gate. Groups will be invoiced for both program and bus/15-passenger van fees and billed through the Nature Education Department. Individual car/minivan fees are collected at the time the vehicle goes through the Front Gate.


General Park Information

  • Pets must be under control of their owner and kept on a leash no longer than six feet at all times. All pets must have current inoculations for rabies. Pets must be kept and never left unattended. Pet owners are responsible for their pets using the designated waste area and cleaning up after their pets at the designated area.
  • Golf, Horse Stables, Hiking Trails and Accommodations are available year-around.
  • Gardens are open year-around. Blooming seasons vary.
  • Tennis activities are available from April to November.
  • Water activities can be enjoyed from Memorial Day to Labor Day.
  • Entrance Fee:
    • $8.00 - Passenger Vans and Buses
    • $2.00 - All other vehicles
    Annual passes can be purchased at the Welcome Center for $50.00 for passenger vans and buses and $25.00 for all other vehicles. Entrance fees and annual passes do not include admission to special events.