The Smokies offers education opportunities to students and teachers in TN, NC, and across the country. Read below to learn more about our field trips, virtual programs, teacher workshops, and more! To request an Education Program, send us an e-mail.
Programs for Students
The park offers teachers a wide variety of fun and free curriculum-based programs.
Programs for the Public
Explore the wonders of the park with a Ranger.
Expand your teaching skills at one of our teacher workshops.
Science Learning Center
Learn about the park's Appalachian Highlands Science Learning Center at Purchase Knob.
Institutes and Field Schools
Great Smoky Mounains Institute at Tremont and the Smoky Mountain Field School offer a variety of educational programs in the park.
Last updated: January 11, 2022