Please note: the Garden will close early at 5 p.m. on May 2 - 4 due to a private event.
April - October
Tuesday - Sunday, 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.
November - March
Tuesday - Sunday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Closed Mondays and in the daytime on Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day.
Open on Labor Day and Columbus Day
The Garden is undergoing capital improvements including renovated gardens and new amenities.
In Atlanta, enjoy a Garden inspired menu from the team of Chef Jason Paolini, at the new Longleaf restaurant. Light snacks and refreshments are also available seasonally. Outside food and beverage are not permitted. During daytime hours, Garden admission is required for Non-Members. During Garden Lights, Holiday Nights, Garden admission is required for both Members and Non-Members.
The Atlanta Botanical Garden is located adjacent to Piedmont Park at 1345 Piedmont Avenue, Atlanta, GA, 30309.
For traffic information and alternate routes, click here.
On-site parking is available in the SAGE Parking Facility:
|Drop-off period (0 - 30 minutes)||Free|
|31 - 60 minutes||$2.00|
|Each additional 30 minutes||$1.00|
|Maximum daily rate||$15.00|
MULTI-VISIT PARKING PASSES
Multi-visit parking passes may be purchased in the Garden Gift Shop for $6.00 and reloaded there as well. Newly purchased passes are valid on the day of purchase, with a trip being subtracted from the card upon exiting. However, existing parking passes must be re-loaded before the card reaches 0 uses; parking pass holders who enter the garage with 0 trips on their card will be required to pay for parking on that day, with the re-loaded card being valid on their next visit. The screen on the entrance machine will display the balance on the card upon swiping. A multi-visit parking pass does not guarantee a parking space.
|Number of Uses||Cost|
|5 uses (6 for Member)||$20.00|
|11 uses (13 for Member)||$40.00|
Atlanta is served by the MARTA transit system. Bus #27 stops at the main entrance at 1345 Piedmont Avenue, and Bus #27 may be boarded at either the Midtown or Lindbergh Center train stations.
March - October
Tuesday - Sunday
9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
November - February
Tuesday - Sunday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Closed Mondays and on Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day.
The Atlanta Botanical Garden, Gainesville is located at 1911 Sweetbay Drive, Gainesville, GA 30501. The entrance is off Cleveland Highway a 1/4 mile north of Limestone Parkway on what was formerly Lakehill Drive.
Please refer to the map below. GPS navigation and map applications have not updated their systems with the new address.
Free onsite parking available.
To ensure a safe, enjoyable visit for all guests and to protect valuable plant collections, visitors must adhere to the following guidelines:
Visitors who do not comply with these guidelines may be asked to leave the Garden.
Photography & Filming
Guests are invited to take photographs and videos for personal use. Please review the following policies:
The Garden is available for film, television, and commercial shoots of any size. The following brochure offers a sample of the many settings available and examples of previous productions:
Visitors grant permission to the Atlanta Botanical Garden to utilize their image, likeness, and/or sound recordings for the purpose whatsoever in perpetuity.
Nearly all areas are handicap accessible. Wheelchairs and Electric Mobility Scooters are available for rent at the ticket window and are available on a first come, first serve basis and cannot be reserved. Wheelchairs are complimentary during your visit and Scooters are $25+tax for a 4-hour rental period. All Scooter rentals must be paid for with a credit card and a photo I.D. is required. Limited quantity available.
The Garden is open rain or shine. Most gardens are located outside so dress appropriately for weather. There are indoor air conditioned and heated areas for visitors including the visitor center, café and conservatory and orchid center. Refunds or rain checks on admission ticket purchases are not granted for weather related reasons.