The Gardens


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Admission, Passes and Visitor Information


Spring/Fall Hours: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM, 7 days a week
 (April 15 to Memorial Day, and Labor Day to October 15).

Summer Hours: 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM, 7 days a week
 (Memorial Day through Labor Day)

Last entry is 45 minutes before closing.

Plan at least one hour for your tour of the Gardens.

Admission Rates

  • Adults $8.00
  • Youth 6–17 $4.00
  • Kids 5 and under Free – must be accompanied by an adult


Free visitor parking is available on site for passenger vehicles, RVs and tour buses.


Good walking shoes are recommended. Narrow, rustic walkways, steps and uneven terrain prohibit the use of wheelchairs, walkers and strollers.

Pet Policy

Pets are not allowed in the Gardens.

Garden Membership

Click here for details for season long Garden Membership

Group Rates and Tours

Groups and tours are always welcome at the Gardens. History talks are available but must be scheduled in advance. Detailed maps are provided for self-tours.

# in Group Adults Youths (ages 6-17)
1 - 9 $8.00 $4.00
10 - 19 $7.00 $3.50
20 - 29 $5.50 $3.25
30 - 45 $5.00 $3.00
46+ $4.50 $2.50

Groups with children under the age of 18 must include at least one adult. Bus driver and tour guide are admitted free with groups of 25 or more.

School Rates

Schools, Scouts, Camp Fire, YMCA, etc. regardless of number in group

Ages 6 - 10 $3.00
Ages 11 - 17 $3.50
Leaders/Teachers/Chaperones $5.00