April - October
Tuesday - Sunday
9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
November - March
Tuesday - Sunday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Closed Mondays, Thanksgiving,
Christmas and New Year's Day.
at a Glance
Take a look around before your visit. Use our comprehensive map to explore the many unique spaces found throughout the Garden.
be Your Guide
Whether on a family adventure, or an afternoon stroll on your own, let us help you customize your Garden experience.
Make your visit unforgettable. Choose from a variety of public, private, and educational tours.
The Garden Gift Shop carries a variety of unique gifts for any occasion including jewelry, clothing, toys, and more.
to the Garden
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.
at the Garden
Free onsite parking available. For parking and transportation options during large events please see specifics on that page, as parking on-site will be limited to handicap visitors.
Gainesville Garden Etiquette
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 at the Gainesville Garden
Guests are invited to take photographs and videos of the garden for personal use. The Garden asks that personal photo shoots, including engagement photos, wedding/bridal photos, and family portraits are scheduled through the Private Events department in advance and require a $100 booking fee for up to 10 people for up to two hours. Parties larger than 10 people are charged a discounted rate of $7 per additional person. Photo shoots can only be accommodated during daytime business hours.
Guests grant permission to the Atlanta Botanical Garden to utilize their image, likeness and/or sound recordings for the purpose whatsoever in perpetuity.
Guests with Disabilities
Nearly all areas are accessible to guests with wheelchairs and scooters. Complimentary wheelchairs are available at the Gainesville Visitor Center and are available on a first come, first serve basis and cannot be reserved.
For questions about accessibility, please call 404-876-5859.
The Garden is open rain or shine. Nearly all the display gardens are outside, so dress appropriately for local weather. Refunds or rain checks on admission ticket purchases are not granted for weather-related reasons.
In the event of inclement weather that forces closure for safety reasons, the Gainesville Garden will post on all its Facebook page.