snow covered gazebo in the ornamental confers


The Garden is open year-round, Tuesday to Sunday, and select holiday Mondays.

Hours are typically 10 a.m.–6 p.m.

Special Circumstances

  • Closed on November 22, 2017 (Thanksgiving) and December 25, 2017 (Christmas)
  • Winter hours: 10 a.m.–5 p.m., January 16–March 2.
  • In order to accommodate free Grounds-Only Admission, the Garden grounds open at 9 a.m. on Saturdays.
  • Other special exhibitions and events, such as Members-Only Previews, may cause early closing of Garden areas. To find out about becoming a Botanical Garden Member and the many special benefits Membership offers, or to join online, click here.

2018 Monday Openings

The Garden is closed on Mondays with the exception of the dates listed below.

January 1 (New Year’s Day)
January 15 (Martin Luther King, Jr. Day)
February 19 (Presidents’ Day)
April 2
May 28 (Memorial Day)
September 3 (Labor Day)
October 8 (Columbus Day)
December 17 (Holiday Train Show)
December 24 (Holiday Train Show)
December 31 (Holiday Train Show)