Become a Member
Members Make the Mission Possible

Members are essential to the success of the Missouri Botanical Garden, Sophia M. Sachs Butterfly House, and Shaw Nature Reserve. You make our mission possible.

To join, renew, or purchase a gift membership, select one of the links to the right.

Matching Gift Program 
Many companies will match their employees contributions. Your membership impact and benefits can be increased with a matching gift. See the list of matching gift companies.

Membership Program Highlights

We are pleased to offer the following enhancements based on member requests and needs:

  • Military appreciation all year long: 20% off memberships with a military ID.
  • Individual membership for one adult.
  • More opportunities to enjoy the Doris I. Schnuck Children's Garden.
  • Membership level names that more accurately reflect benefits.
  • Admission for Garden Glow.
Review the membership levels, prices and benefits for details.
Membership Levels

The Missouri Botanical Garden is a 501(c)3 charity in good standing. Contributions to the Garden are fully tax-deductible. If you have questions regarding the Garden's membership program, please call (314) 577-5118 or email membership@mobot.org.

Note: Membership admission benefits do not apply to groups of any kind. Memberships are also not transferable. A cardholder must be present to take advantage of membership benefits.
Member Services

Member Benefits

I am a Festival-level member. How do I reserve my free tickets to Garden Glow?

Members at the Festival and Contributor levels receive a limited number of free tickets to Garden Glow. Garden Glow tickets are timed and dated. Tickets should be requested at least four days in advance for best availability. 

The easiest way to request tickets is through our online ticket request form accessed at www.mobot.org/festivalmembers. You may also visit the Ticket Counter at the Ridgway Visitor Center to reserve tickets. For additional information or assistance, call the Membership Office at (314) 577-5118.

Same-day tickets may be available; they are distributed on a first-come, first-served basis.

Members of the Garden’s Giving Societies (President’s Associate and above) may request complimentary passes to Garden Glow and other events by contacting (314) 577-5173 and donors@mobot.org

Join or Renew Your Membership

Members make our mission possible. Thank you for your membership!

Join as a new member

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Give a gift membership
Member Events

Looking for fun family activities or a night out? We have you covered with members-only events through the year. And members receive special pricing to all Garden events.

Learn more about events

Take a Class

The Garden offers classes on a variety of topics for adults, families and children. Learn more about photography, cooking, green living and of course, home gardening! Members always receive discounted pricing for classes.

Learn more about our classes, tours and workshops

Help for the Home Gardener

The Garden is here to help if you have a specific home gardening question or if you are just looking for ideas to enhance your landscape. We offer seasonal gardening tips, keep a weekly blog about garden insights and much more.

Learn more about Gardening Help