perennial garden with conservatory in the background


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 23, 2017 (Thanksgiving) and December 25, 2017 (Christmas)
  • Winter hours: 10 a.m.–5 p.m., mid January–mid February.
  • 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.

2017 Monday Openings

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

January 2 (New Year’s Day; Monday—Observed)
January 16 (Martin Luther King, Jr. Day)
February 20 (Presidents Day)
May 29 (Memorial Day)
July 3 (July 4th Weekend)
September 4 (Labor Day)
October 9 (Columbus Day)
December 11 (Holiday Train Show)
December 18 (Holiday Train Show)