Ticket Information

Order your e-tickets in advance to ensure faster entry and guaranteed access, especially for busy morning or weekend visits.  St. Louis Resident Rate valid for all St. Louis City/County residents with proof of residence.

Free for children ages 12 and under

Groups of 15 or More

Need 15 or more tickets? Contact group sales for potential savings on your purchase.


Garden Hours
  • 9 a.m.–5 p.m. daily
    4:30 p.m. last entry


Additional Garden Hours & Information

  • The William T. Kemper Center for Home Gardening is closed September 5–30 for renovations. 
  • Public tram tours will not take place Wednesday, September 20. We apologize for any resulting inconvenience. 
  • The Garden's east lot is closed September 25 through October 13 for Best of Missouri Market preparation and disassembly. Please view our parking map for overflow parking locations
  • Thanksgiving hours: 9 a.m.–noon
  • Closed December 25
  • Save time upon entry by securing your tickets in advance. 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. 
  • 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.


Events & Classes

There is always something to do at The Missouri Botanical Garden. See our upcoming events below.

Need Assistance?

If you have questions regarding online ticket sales, please contact Visitor Services at visitorservices@mobot.org.

Membership assistance is available via membership@mobot.org or by calling (314) 577-5118.

Support available Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.–5 p.m. and on weekends pending capacity. 

For technical assistance, please use the contact form here to tell us about your experience. 

Garden Members

All members must enter their membership number to access reduced price tickets. Membership numbers are printed under the barcode on membership cards. The number of reduced-price tickets a member may order depends on the level of membership. Review membership levels

Members at the Festival level and above receive a limited amount of free tickets to certain festivals and events. Festival members click here for more information.


Please contact membership@mobot.org or (314) 577-5118 for more information. 

St. Louis City & County Resident Discount

In appreciation for their ongoing support of the Garden through the Metropolitan Zoological Park and Museum District, St. Louis City/County residents enjoy discounted general admission to the Garden daily and free Garden admission on Wednesdays and Saturdays from 7 a.m.–noon, with early walking hours from 7–9 a.m. (free admission is limited to available capacity and available for onsite walk-up entry only; not available for advance purchase). Free admission and early entry do not apply on festival and holiday weekends, including Labor Day Weekend. 

Inclement Weather Policy

Event tickets are nonrefundable and valid rain or shine. Individual activities may be cancelled due to inclement weather or ground saturation. As conditions are constantly in flux, we are unable to foresee cancellations or future changes to the event schedule.

During certain special events, weather information will be posted on our home page as well as our Twitter feed at www.twitter.com/mobotgarden. You may also visit the ticket counter for on-site updates throughout the day.

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Careers at the Garden

Become part of our history and help us shape our future

It's an exciting time to join our team, with opportunities available across the Garden organization.

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Location & Parking

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


We kindly request all visitors to prioritize the rights of others to fully enjoy their experience in the Garden. Please be aware that the Garden reserves the right to kindly ask any visitor to depart in cases of inappropriate or offensive behavior. It is important to note that visitors will be held accountable for any damage caused to the Garden's property. We sincerely appreciate your understanding and cooperation in this matter.