Arboretum Hours & Fees

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The Arboretum is open seven days a week.

  • Oct. 1-April 9, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • April 10-Sept. 30, 8 a.m.-7:30 p.m.
  • 4th Saturday of June, we will close at 12 p.m. for the annual Stems event.

Dec. 25 - Closed


Fees are as follows:

Free Days & Weekends

  • Each Tuesday, admission to the Arboretum is free.

Note:  Does not apply to rental fees.

Friends of the Arboretum membership

A Friends of the Arboretum membership provides free admission to the Arboretum & Botanical Gardens at any time during normal operating hours (not including special events). In addition, FOTA membership cardholders are given the following valuable benefits:

  • 10 percent discount at Spring and Fall Plant Sales and members-only preview sale
  • Reciprocal membership to over 200 participating botanical gardens
  • FOTA Annual Social Event
  • eNewsletter

There are three FOTA membership levels, with each level including all of the member benefits listed above, plus year-round, free admission to the Arboretum for the following number of people:

  1. Member: $35 (one individual; you will be given one membership card)
  2. Member + 1: $50 (two individuals; you will be given two membership cards)
  3. Member + 5: $75 (six individuals; you will be given six membership cards)

Cards must be presented for free admission. Cards are not transferable, and the Arboretum reserves the right to check identification. There is a $5 fee for replacement of lost cards.

More information on memberships and more can be found on the Friends of the Arboretum website.