Self-Guided Garden Tours & Visits

We welcome self-guided tours to Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, encouraging groups to explore our extensive gardens, 11,000 square foot domed Conservatory, Garden Café, and distinctive Garden Shop at their own pace. Groups of 25 or more are asked to register in advance. Self-guided group visits are not offered during Dominion Energy GardenFest of Lights hours (4 – 10 p.m.). 

Pricing for Self-Guided Groups

  • $16 adults/$13 seniors  (for pre-registered groups of 25 or more)
  • Complimentary admission for bus driver
  • Minimum headcount and payment are due seven business days prior to your visit, with the final headcount and payment 2 business days in advance.

Groups with fewer than 25 guests are welcome and do not require a reservation, however, general admission prices apply and includes amenities available to the general public. While reservations are not required for groups of this number, advance notice of your visit is requested.

Not interested in self-guided tours? Consider our group tours instead!

Please Note: Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden features more than 50 acres of landscaped displays. We recommend a minimum of 2.5 hours to complete your group tour visit to the Garden.

Book Your Self-Guided Group Tour Visit Today!

Please complete the form below to submit your request for your self-guided group tour, today! For any self-guided group tour questions, please email

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Self-Guided Group Tours Request

This form requests a self-guided group tour
  • Please enter a number from 15 to 100.
    The group discount of $16 adults/$13 seniors applies to groups of 25 or more adults. Groups with fewer than 25 will be subject to general admission rates.