The Garden is open Tuesday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. (Last entry at 5 p.m.), Saturday, 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. (Last entry at 6:45 p.m.) and Sunday, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. (Last entry at 5 p.m.) Timed tickets are required for non-members.
For the safety of all guests, a limited number of visitors will be admitted every 15 minutes.
Non-member visits must be reserved by purchasing a timed ticket(s) online. Purchasers will receive a confirmation email. All tickets are non-refundable, but, in the event of inclement weather, may be refunded by emailing our admissions team.
Please arrive on time. If you arrive late you will be admitted only if capacity allows. ALL transactions at the Garden will be credit/debit ONLY.
Entry is not guaranteed to those who walk up and purchase/reserve tickets.
- In accordance with CDC guidelines face coverings are recommended in the Visitor Center, including Gift Shop and restrooms, for all guests over age 2.
- Guests are expected to follow health guidelines on social distancing, maintaining at least 6 feet apart at all times.
- Hand sanitation stations are located throughout the Garden.
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