The Garden is open Tuesday - Sunday, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. (Last entry at 5 p.m.)
The Gainesville Garden no longer requires timed ticketing for guests. The Garden does not provide refunds, exchanges or rain checks. Email Visitor Services if you have any concerns.
All transactions at the Garden are credit/debit only.
Guests are no longer required to wear masks in the Garden. Masks are optional in all areas.
Please stay home if you are not feeling well. Reimbursements will be issued for guests that cannot attend due to illness.
Classes and Tours
From gardening workshops and crafting sessions to family events and group tours, there’s always something fun blooming in the Gainesville Garden. Check out the full schedule of Garden events, and learn more about our tour offerings.
International Plant Exploration Program: Behind the Scenes
Join the International Plant Exploration Program (IPEP) team for a behind the sc...
October 03 - October 29
Scarecrows in the Gainesville Garden
Enjoy kooky, creative scarecrows handcrafted by businesses, individuals, schools...
Family Fun Day + Member Event
Come join us the first Saturday of each month, May - Oct., and discover a variet...