Online Tickets are delivered to buyers via one of two options:
  • Will Call — Your ticket(s) will be available for pickup from a ticketing station at the Garden's visitor entrance.
  • Print at Home/Mobile Device Delivery — Your ticket(s) will be emailed to the email address you provide. Please ensure that your inbox will accept mail from (if you choose this option and do not receive an email, please check your spam or bulk folder).

To avoid ticket lines upon arrival, we encourage you to select Print at Home/Mobile Device Delivery. All events are rain or shine. There are no refunds or exchanges.

General Garden Admission

Advance tickets are not required for general daytime Garden admission (9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily). Please visit the Ridgway Visitor Center ticket counter at the Garden's entrance to purchase your admission upon arrival. 


Technical Support

If you have questions regarding online ticket sales, please contact Visitor Services at or (314) 577-5101.
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 or (314) 577-5118 for more information. 

Zoo-Museum District 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 and free Garden admission on Wednesday and Saturday mornings before noon (exception: special admission rate events). Proof of residency is required. 

Purchase tickets

Groups of 15 or More

Need 15 or more tickets? Contact group sales at (314) 577-0275 or toll-free at (800) 332-1286 for potential savings on your purchase.
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 You may also visit the ticket counter for on-site updates throughout the day.