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College Hill Learning Garden

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The College Hill Learning Garden is our education and demonstration garden which is designed to teach local students about how they can help cities transition to ecologically-friendly water, food, energy, and waste systems. The site contains dozens of interactive features, including solar panels, a composting toilet, rain gardens, and vegetable planters.

Open to the public since April of 2016, the garden is owned, built and supported by the SFPUC. The garden is maintained and operated by Education Outside, a local nonprofit that offers free field trips to the garden for third, fourth and fifth grade students. These field trips last two to three hours with a focus on Big Ideas, an ecoliteracy guidebook that helps to foster the next generation of environmental stewards.

Teachers, Bring Your Students

 kids hold plantings

Are you interested in supporting the next generation of environmental stewards? Contact Education Outside to request a free field trip for your students.

How to Get to the Garden

panoramic view of learning garden 

The site is located at 336 Elsie Street San Francisco, CA 94110, near Holly Park in the Bernal Heights neighborhood. We are located near to the 24, 23, 67, 14 and 49 Muni Metro lines and a 20 minute walk from the Glen Park BART station.

Last updated: 9/18/2017 2:17:52 PM