Tours

bachman's tour

You can go behind the scenes at Bachman's flagship store on Lyndale Avenue in South Minneapolis, on the original site of the Bachman family farm. This floral, home, and garden center has over 200,000 square feet of retail space and features a dramatic gift and home décor shop, exquisite fresh flowers, a wonderful array of green and blooming plants, seasonal and holiday accents, garden plants, trees and shrubs, and lawn and garden products.

During your tour of Bachman's on Lyndale, you'll learn about the local history and how we process approximately 400 incoming orders every day, and up to 800 orders on busy days! You'll also visit the design areas where our talented floral and plant designers create bouquets, centerpieces, and designer plant baskets for sale in the store or for delivery in our signature purple trucks. Other sights include our floral coolers, the delivery garage and order processing center, the indoor and outdoor greenhouses, and our gift and home décor areas.

Tour Information

events & seminars
Tours are free of charge. We can accommodate groups of 10-50 people.
events & seminars
Tours are by appointment only between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m., Monday through Thursday.
events & seminars
We do not offer tours during the weeks preceding holidays, including New Year's, Valentine's Day, Easter, Secretaries Day, Mother's Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas. We are closed 11/10/16-2/19/17.
events & seminars
Tours for adults only, with the exception of high school hort, ag or floriculture classes.
events & seminars
Please schedule your tour at least two weeks in advance.
events & seminars
Allow 45 minutes for the tour and an additional 30 minutes for shopping and exploration.
events & seminars
All tour-goers receive a discount coupon good for purchases made that day.

We suggest tour groups enjoy lunch or delicious desserts at Patrick's Bakery & Café, a delightful European-style cafe located inside Bachman’s on Lyndale. Call 612-861-9277 to make reservations.

Schedule a Tour

To schedule a tour or learn more, call 612-861-7663.

Get directions to Bachman’s on Lyndale

 

We value you as an online Bachman's customer and are in the process of creating a better website experience for you. If you should experience
any difficulty in placing your order, we encourage you to call 612-861-7311. We would be delighted to assist you with the order process.