Become a Member
Protect our planet and enjoy free admission, valuable savings, and exclusive events!

Members at all levels enjoy these benefits:

  • Free general admission to the Garden, Sophia M. Sachs Butterfly House, and Shaw Nature Reserve
  • Discounted admission to Garden Glow, festivals, and other signature events
  • Exclusive previews and early entry to floral shows, plant sales, and signature events
  • Reciprocal privileges at 300+ gardens across North America
  • Passes for free tram tours and Children’s Garden entry (unlimited access at higher levels)
  • Invitations to members-only events
  • 10% discount at all retail locations (does not apply to sale merchandise)
  • Valuable savings on education classes, workshops, and family programs 
  • Free subscription to the Bulletin, member e-news, and education catalog
Find the membership level that is right for you

$50 | INDIVIDUAL  

  • Admission privileges and benefits for 1 adult and any children 12 and younger
  • 1 named cardholder and membership card 

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$75 | GARDEN

  • Admission privileges and benefits for 2 adults and any children 12 and younger
  • 2 named cardholders and membership cards

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$125 | FRIENDS AND FAMILY

  • Admission privileges and benefits for 4 adults and any children 12 and younger
  • 2 named cardholders and membership cards 
  • Unlimited entry to the Children’s Garden and free tram tours on every visit (April–October; capacity limits apply. See Member FAQs for details.)

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$225 | FESTIVAL

Friends and Family benefits, plus:

  • Admission privileges and benefits for a total of 6 adults and any children 12 and younger
  • 6 free tickets to Garden Glow and selected summer exhibits 
  • 6 free tickets to festivals, including Chinese Culture Days, Japanese Festival, and Best of Missouri Market
  • An extra 10% discount at all retail locations (20% total) 

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The President's Society

Increase your investment and involvement in the Garden and enjoy exclusive privileges as a member of the Garden Giving Societies.

$500–$999 | PRESIDENT’S CONTRIBUTOR

All General Membership benefits, plus:

  • Admission privileges for a total of 8 adults and any children 12 and younger
  • 8 complimentary passes to Garden Glow, festivals, and selected exhibits (no timed tickets required!)
  • Invitation for 2 to Garden Glow and Orchid Show Donor Previews
  • Invitation for 2 to annual President’s Society Reception
  • Cuttings, the President’s quarterly newsletter
  • Invitations to exclusive Spotlight Series events and additional learning programs

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$1,000 | PRESIDENT’S CIRCLE

All President’s Contributor privileges, plus:

  • Admission privileges for a total of 10 adults and any children 12 and younger
  • A total of 10 complimentary passes to Garden Glow, festivals, and selected exhibits
  • 1 complimentary Garden-level gift membership to give to a friend
  • A complimentary Missouri Botanical Garden wall calendar (mailed in the fall)

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To learn more about our additional Giving Societies, please click here.

Member Events

The Garden offers Member Speaker Series programs, exclusive previews, family-friendly seasonal events, and more! 

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Take a Class or Workshop

The Garden offers classes for adults, families, and children. Learn more about photography, cooking, green living, home gardening, and more! Members receive discounted pricing. 

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Help for the Home Gardener

The Garden is here to help if you have specific home gardening questions or if you are just looking for ideas to enhance your landscape. We offer seasonal gardening tips, answer questions, and write for the Garden's Discover + Share blog.

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