Visitor Info

Atlanta Location


April - October
Tuesday, 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Wednesday - Sunday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
The Garden is open from 9 a.m. - 7 p.m. on Monday, May 30 for Memorial Day.

Chihuly Nights Hours
Wednesday - Sunday, 6 - 10 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.

Please note: The Children's Garden is closed for renovations until summer of 2016.
The Garden is undergoing capital improvements including renovated gardens and new amenities.

In Atlanta, enjoy a Garden inspired menu from the team of Chef Linton Hopkins, a James Beard Award winner and popular local restauranteur, at the new Linton's 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 Chihuly Nights, Garden admission is required for both Members and Non-Members.

Linton's Information

The Atlanta Botanical Garden is located adjacent to Piedmont Park at 1345 Piedmont Avenue, Atlanta, GA, 30309.

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On-site parking is available in the SAGE Parking Facility:

Time Period Cost
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 may be purchased in the Garden Gift Shop for $6.00 and reloaded there as well. 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
21 uses $60.00
31 uses $80.00
40 uses $100.00

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.

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Gainesville Location


April - October
Tuesday - Sunday
9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

November - March
Tuesday - Sunday
10 a.m. - 5 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.


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Free onsite parking available.

Garden Etiquette

To ensure a safe, enjoyable visit for all guests and to protect valuable plant collections, visitors must adhere to the following guidelines:

Garden Etiquette

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:

Garden Photography & Video Policy

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:

Lights Camera Bloom!

Visitors grant permission to the Atlanta Botanical Garden to utilize their image, likeness, and/or sound recordings for the purpose whatsoever in perpetuity.

Handicap Access

Nearly all areas are handicap accessible. Wheelchairs are available on a first come first serve basis. Electric mobility scooters are available for rent on a first come first serve basis.

Weather Policy

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.