Hours & Admission

Our grounds and buildings are open by reservation only.

All members, visitors and children must make an online reservation and show their tickets at the gatehouse.

Click here to plan your visit and reserve your tickets.

Our buildings and grounds are closed on Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.


  Open daily
Grounds 9:00 a.m. to 4:00* p.m.
*Last reservation is 2:30 p.m.
Oswald Visitor Center  9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Gift and Garden Store 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Dog Commons Closed for the season
Andersen Horticultural Library

9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., each Tuesday through Friday 

10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., every Saturday

Applehouse 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Farm at the Arb

Walking paths and restrooms open

Bee and Pollinator Center Closed
Arboretum Cafe


Learning Center Closed

Admissions for Groups of 15 or more

Group discounts are not available at this time. Each individual will need a ticket to enter the grounds. Visit our ticketing page for more information. 

Admission Fees

Each individual (including members and children) must present a ticket at the gatehouse to enter the grounds. Click here for more information.

Visitors ages 16 and up $15
Children 15 and under Free
Members Free

Online Admission: Purchase tickets online here

Free Third Monday: Unfortunately, we are unable to offer free admission for all on the third Monday of each month. We apologize for the inconvenience. 

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