Green Architecture

Visit and take a private tour of one of the greenest buildings in the world designed to inspire generations to protect the Chesapeake Bay. Then take a guided nature walk with a naturalist at Pleasure House Point Natural Area.

Price: $480 Private group tour ($30/person, based on up to 16 participants)

Duration: 3 – 4 hours round-trip

Available year round, for groups up to 16 participants

What’s included
  • Expert guide
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Transportation
  • All Fees
  • Binoculars to borrow

What to Expect:

Observe the interconnection of our manmade landscape and the natural world.

Take a tour of a “smart-building” which is one of the nation’s first to embrace energy and water independence and a place with many inspiring innovations.

Then take a guided nature walk with a naturalist around Pleasure House Point Natural Area. Observe a diverse range of habitats provided by the tidal wetlands of the Bay. Home to many species, including the iconic Chesapeake Bay blue crab, diamond back terrapin, and the Lynnhaven oyster. The area also provides food and habitats for many bird, reptile and amphibian species.

For our pick-up locations please visit our FAQs page

We go rain or shine, see our weather policy FAQson the  page

 

*Cameras are allowed, but know that this is not a photography class (see our Green Places tour if you are interested in guided nature-photography).

*All our tours involve walking; guests should expect varying degrees of physical activity.

Plan your group trip now!

We are flexible and can accommodate your groups particular interests.

Please fill out the short questionnaire provided below, and we will contact you soon to choose a date and finalize details.

We know your group will have a great time. This an opportunity to bond with one another. You will leave inspired and feel a deeper connection with the environment. Every moment of your adventure is thoughtfully planned out, from the moment you step on, until you disembark.