Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden
1800 Lakeside Avenue
Richmond VA 23228
General information, admission fees, directions, gift certificates
Donations to the Garden, gifts, giving opportunities, memorials, sponsorships
Alice Treanor Baker, Director of Advancement
Food and beverage questions for your booked event with Restaurant Associates:
Cassondra Sutherlin, Catering Manager
Mobile: 1 (804) 305-8056
Kristin Thoroman, Director of Education and Exhibitions
- Adult Education
Adult classes and programs, guided group tours
- Children’s Education
Programs, field trips, children’s birthday parties
- Horticulture Helpline: For Horticulture questions, you can send us a private message on Facebook or ask the community in our Gardening in Virginia Questions & Answers Group on Facebook.
Book requests and renewals, reference questions
Availability and pricing for weddings, private events, corporate and nonprofit events and meeting space, wedding site tours, to book a bridal, engagement or family photo session.
Michele Whiteside, Facility Sales and Events Manager for Sales, Corporate, and Non-Profit Events x224
Dayna Flowers, Corporate and Nonprofit Coordinator (804) 980-5462
General info, special merchandise, special orders
Tricia Wherry, Garden Shop Manager
Plant deliveries, plant donations
John Morse, Director of Horticulture, x241
General membership information and renewals, gift memberships, how to join online, how to receive the Garden enewsletter
Emily King, Annual Fund and Membership Manager
For partnership inquires and requests, please fill out our Partnership Request form.
Public Relations and Marketing
Public Relations and Marketing requests, commercial photography and videography requests
Beth Monroe, Director of Public Relations
Two programs provide tickets to organizations meeting specific criteria.
- Non-profits and schools can request tickets for use in fundraisers such as raffles and silent auctions.
- The Sharing the Garden program provides passes for need-based organizations to visit the Garden.
Karen Clowers, Manager of Volunteers
Events & Exhibitions
See what’s happening at the Garden in the coming months.