$14

General

Ages 13 and up

Free

Member

Ages 13 and up

$6

Resident Rate

Proof of St. Louis City or St. Louis County residency required. ZMD Seniors 65+ are $4

Free for children ages 12 and under

Tickets

Current Hours

Tuesdays–Sundays | 9 a.m.–5 p.m. | Last entry at 4:30 p.m.

  • Advance e-ticket purchase or reservations recommended. Limited walk-ups tickets are available and can be purchased at the ticket window. Mornings frequently sell out. Tickets are date-specific. All transactions must be credit/debit only.
  • Entry anytime between 9 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. The Garden closes at 5 p.m. Last entry is at 4:30 p.m.
  • Closed Mondays
  • OPEN | Monday, May 30 |  Memorial Day
  • Early Morning Walking Hours and Zoo-Museum District (ZMD) Resident Free Hours
    Must show proof of membership or St. Louis City and County residency
    Wednesdays and Saturdays (walking hours from 7–9 a.m.) Free St. Louis City and County resident admission from 7 a.m.–noon. Includes Children's Garden on Saturdays only.  
    ZMD free tickets are available onsite for walk-ups only and cannot be reserved online in advance.  ZMD resident free admission is subject to availability. Free and early morning hours do not apply on holiday or event weekends, including Labor Day weekend.

Now Open!

Celebrate spring with the return of these seasonal attractions open now through October. 

Reopening Soon: Stephen and Peter Sachs Museum

Opening soon at the Sachs Museum, Botanical Resonance: Plants and Sounds in the Garden explores how plants create and cause sounds in our natural environment and cultural arenas.

Operating Hours (when exhibiting):
Tuesdays–Sundays | 11:30 a.m.–4 p.m. (included with Garden admission)

Upcoming Events

Immerse yourself in awe-inspiring Chinese cultural performances, music, art, and history while enjoying authentic cuisine. 


Chinese Culture Days

May 21–22 | 9 a.m.–5 p.m.

Plan Your Visit

  • Shoenberg Temperate House
  • Observatory and Maze
  • William T. Kemper Center for Home Gardening (Display Gardens Open)
  • Stephen and Peter Sachs Museum (closed April 1–30 for exhibit installation)


Areas currently closed:

Cashless payments/no signature required for credit card transactions at ticket windows, Dine Express, Café Flora, and the Garden gift shop.  

Cashless payments only

As work continues on the Jack C. Taylor Visitor Center, the west parking lot at the Garden's main entrance will be closed to visitor parking from March 21 through the end of May. Please use the Garden's overflow lots at the intersection of Shaw Blvd. and South Vandeventer Avenue during this time and refrain from parking on neighborhood streets.  View map


Free roundtrip shuttle service is available from the west overflow lot to the Garden's entrance Tuesdays–Sundays from 9:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m. during construction.

CONSTRUCTION NOTICE

Electric vehicle charging stations unavailable during construction.

Garden Map

The Missouri Botanical Garden is easily accessible throughout the metro area and conveniently located near Highway 44. 

Location and Parking

Address

There is no charge for parking at the Missouri Botanical Garden. In the event that the main parking lot is full, visitors should use the free parking at the overflow lots at the corner of Shaw Boulevard and South Vandeventer Avenue.

View map

Parking

As work continues on the Jack C. Taylor Visitor Center, the west parking lot at the Garden's main entrance will be closed to visitor parking from March 21 through the end of May. Please use the Garden's overflow lots at the intersection of Shaw Blvd. and South Vandeventer Avenue during this time and refrain from parking on neighborhood streets.  View map


Free roundtrip shuttle service is available from the west overflow lot to the Garden's entrance Tuesdays–Sundays from 9:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m. during construction.

CONSTRUCTION NOTICE

Electric vehicle charging stations unavailable during construction.

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