Tours
At Shepherd's Cross












    Shepherding Tours
    March through September

  • Learn about the sheep and the shepherd, as well as the Great Shepherd Jesus
    Christ, and how we are the sheep of the pasture.   A portion of the tour includes the
    farm museum and the wool mill.  The flock at Shepherd's Cross is raised in a
    sustainable and Biblical pasture setting.  Shepherd's Cross has been raising sheep
    for approximately twenty years.  Come and learn from the shepherd, about the
    sheep and The Shepherd.
  • Tours last approximately an hour to an hour and a half and are customized to the
    age of the tour group.  
  • Our tours are PASS-aligned: credited for education requirements. We also provide
    take-home materials to group leaders for distribution.                 
  • Tours are scheduled for schools, churches, retirement facilities, home school
    groups, family groups, and other organizations.  Shepherding tours are appropriate
    for groups of all ages and are educationally  and Biblically based.
  • Two Options for Pre-scheduled Tour Groups of 15 or more:
         1.  Walking Tour - donation basis ($3 recommended)
         2.  Riding Tour - hayride - fee basis -  $5 per person
                    (One free teacher/leader for every 10 participants)
  • Shepherding Tours are primarily scheduled on Thursday - Saturday at 10:00 am,
    12:00 pm & 2:00 pm, though we can work with your scheduling needs in terms of
    days and times
  • Includes a Wool Mill Tour & a visit to the Farm Museum.
  • Mini Shepherding Tours available Thurs-Sat for drop by visitors from 8:30 - 5:30.
  • Enjoy browsing our Made in Oklahoma gift shop - Shepherd's Shop
  • Picnic area available before or after your tour; simply request in advance and we will
    reserve the tables for you.  Picnic area is located in the Bible Garden.
  • Call early to schedule a tour - we fill up fast    
  • For the safety of all participants, we ask that the group leader read and sign our
    guidelines and release form.  You can download (.pdf format), print, read, sign, and
    bring them to your tour or they will be made available to you when you arrive at the
    farm.  

    Bible Garden Tours
    March through Fall, by appointment

  • Three types of Bible Garden Tours are available:
  1. Guided Tour with a tour guide
  2. Self Guided Tour with an audio
  3. Self Guided Tour with a handbook.  
  • Call to schedule large groups and a tour guide will assist you, or grab a guide book
    on your visit to the farm, walk through the Bible Garden and enjoy the word of God
    spoken through plants.  
  • Guided GardenTours last approximately an hour to an hour and a half and are
    customized to the age of the tour group.  The complete audio tour is approximately
    an hour and a half.  
  • There are currently over 300 varieties of plants in the garden; approximately 100
    are referenced in the guide book, on placquards and will be on the tour.   
  • All ages are welcome!  Every tour is individually designed to meet the needs of your
    group.
  • $3 per person recommended donation  for Bible Garden Tours
  • Bible Garden Tours primarily scheduled Thursday - Saturday at 10:00 am, 12:00
    pm & 2:00 pm, though we can work with your scheduling needs in terms of days and
    times.
  • Includes a visit to the Farm Museum
  • Mini or Self Guided Bible Garden Tours available Thurs. -Sat. for drop by visitors
  • Two Options for Pre-scheduled Tour Groups of 15 or more:
          1.  Regular Bible Garden Tours - donation basis ($3 recommended)
          2.  Bible Garden Tour & Greenhouse Planting Activity - fee of $5 per
                   person ( one free teacher/leader per 10 participants)
      Enjoy browsing our Made in Oklahoma gift shop Shepherd's Shop
      Picnic area available before or after your tour.  Several  tables available;        
      reserved for 45 minute intervals

      Call early to schedule a tour - we fill up fast

    For additional information on our Bible Garden Tours, click here!

Combo Pack Shepherding &
    Bible Garden Tour
      Three Options for Pre-scheduled Tour Groups of 15 or more:
          1.  Regular Bible Garden & Walking Shepherding Tour - donation basis
                      ($5 per person recommended)
          2.  Add a Hayride
or a Greenhouse Planting Activity  to your combo          
               fee of $7 per  person
(one free teacher/leader per 10 participants)
The Lord is my shepherd, I shall not be in want.         Psalm 23:1
Shepherd’s Cross, Inc. & Heart of the Shepherd, Inc.
16792 East 450 Road,
Claremore, OK 74017-0935

Hwy 66 & then  2.5 miles East on Akin Road (EW 45 Road or EW 450 Road)

Contact us by e-mail at:
SheepFarm@ShepherdsCross.com
Not responsible for accident or injury of any kind.  Participants attend and participate at their own risk.

Open
Thursday, Friday
& Saturday
 

8:30-5:30
Extended hours for special events

Closed Some Holiday
Weekends

Call or email for further details
Tours available for drop in visitors without an appointment
Thurs, Fri or Sat from 8:30 - 5:30
(only Mini tours available without an appointment - about 20 - 30 minutes per tour)

     Full tours (1.5 hours per tour) by appointment only Thurs, Fri or Sat
    (occasionally Tues or Weds)

Donations are graciously accepted.  Suggested donation of $3 per person

Groups larger than 15 please pre-schedule

Call 918-342-5911 or email us at farm@ShepherdsCross.com