Hours and Fees

Arboretum KioskHours

The Arboretum and cafe are 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.

The Arboretum is closed December 25 to allow employees time with their families.

Fees

Fees are as follows:

  • $3 for visitors 13 and older
  • $1 for visitors ages 6 to 12
  • Free for visitors 5 and under
  • Free with Friends of the Arboretum membership
  • Admission is free on Tuesdays

Free days and weekends are for admission only and do 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, and:

  • Reciprocal membership to over 200 participating botanical gardens.
  • FOTA Annual Social Event.
  • eNewsletter correspondences.

There are several FOTA membership levels.

Membership level Benefit Price
Individual member One membership card for an individual member $35
Member + 1 Two membership cards for two individuals living at the same address $50
Member + 1 Silver Two membership cards for two individuals living at the same address, and 20 guest passes $75
Family Membership for two adults and dependent children $75
Patron Two membership cards for two individuals living at the same address, and 50 guest passes $100

Learn more or join FOTA on the Arts & Recreation Foundation of Overland Park's website.