Garden Glow

Presented by Wells Fargo

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Now–January 7 | Closed December 24 and 25

Brimming with exciting new displays, treasured family traditions, and more than one million dazzling lights, the 10th anniversary of Garden Glow is the most spectacular way to experience the holiday season! 

Glow early and save! Secure your preferred Garden Glow night in advance and save on admission weeknights through December 15. 

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Parking at Garden Glow

Free parking is available at the Garden's entrance and on two overflow parking lots one block west of the Garden at the intersection of Shaw Blvd. and Vandeventer Ave. Shuttle service is provided to/from the overflow lots on most Garden Glow evenings. 

Please respect our neighbors and refrain from parking on residential streets and private lots/driveways. Vehicles parked on private lots are subject to towing at the vehicle owners' expense. 

 

Garden Hours
  • Tuesday - Sunday
  • 9 a.m.–4 p.m.
    Last entry at 3:30 p.m.
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  • Monday
  • Closed (open Monday evenings for Garden Glow)

 

Additional Garden Hours & Information

  • Climatron and Linnean House conservatories close at 3 p.m. through January 8.
  • Stephen and Peter Sachs Museum closed November 24 and 25. 
  • Advance e-ticket purchase or reservations recommended. Walk-up tickets are available and can be acquired at the ticket counter on the day of your visit during operating hours. The Garden accepts cashless payments (credit/debit) only. 
  • Closed Mondays
  • 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.

 

Tickets

Advance e-ticket purchase or reservations recommended. Walk-up tickets are available and can be acquired at the ticket counter on the day of your visit during operating hours. The Garden accepts cashless payments (credit/debit) only.

Free for children ages 12 and under

View Our Ticket Options for Large Groups or Organizations
 

 

Garden Guide

Every visit to the Garden represents a new opportunity to discover something you didn't know about plants and how they're connected to our lives.

MyGuide to the Garden is a new way for you to explore Garden grounds through customized tours tailored to your interests — from what's in bloom and inspiring landscapes to art and history and plant research.

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Location & Parking

The Missouri Botanical Garden is easily accessible from the St. Louis metro area and conveniently located near Interstate 44.