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

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Best of Missouri Market

October 7–9

Our annual fall festival brings to the Garden 100 of the region's finest artisans, craftspeople, and food producers. Enjoy live music, food, craft beer, wine, cocktails, and a kid's corner.

Best of Missouri Market is a rain-or-shine event. Market admission is required for Garden access. The Garden will open at noon on Friday, October 7.

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Garden Hours
  • Tuesday - Sunday
  • 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
    Last entry at 4:30 p.m.
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  • Monday
  • Closed

 

Additional Garden Hours & Information

  • 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. 
  • 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
  • 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.

 

Upcoming Events

 

Garden Glow

Presented by Wells Fargo

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November 19–January 7

Glow early and save! Secure your preferred Garden Glow night in advance and save on admission when you visit early this holiday season. 

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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.