Welcome to Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden! We’re honored to have been voted the No. 2 public garden in North America by readers of USA Today!


Adults $12
Seniors (55+) $11
Military (with ID) $10
Children (3-12) $8
Children (under 3) Free
Members Free

*Please note – special events such as Dominion GardenFest of Lights and other events outside of regular garden hours may have a different ticket price. In order to accommodate groups and guests arriving early for GardenFest, we begin charging GardenFest admission at 4 p.m.



Regular Hours

Daily, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Closed on Thanksgiving Day, Dec. 24 and Dec. 25

Flowers After 5 Hours

Thursdays, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Dominion GardenFest Hours

Nightly, 5 – 10 p.m.
Late November – early January

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1800 Lakeside Avenue
Richmond, VA  23228

GPS coordinates for Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
37°37’11.9″N 77°28’14.7″W

Often, the 1800 Lakeside Avenue, Richmond address does not direct visitors to the front entrance. In these cases, we suggest changing “Richmond” to “Henrico” in your GPS for accurate directions.

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Garden Etiquette and Accessibility

Gardens are special places for all people, plants, and wildlife to enjoy.  Learn more about garden etiquette and accessibility here, including information for those with wheelchairs or service animals.

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