Welcome to Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden!

We’re honored to have been voted the No. 4 public garden in North America by readers of USA Today!


Adults $14
Seniors (65+) $11
Military (with ID) $10
Children (3-12) $8
Children (under 3) Free
Members Free

Show your SNAP or WIC EBT Card or the Fresh EBT app for $1 admission for adults and free for up to six children (Age 17 and under), as part of Museums for All.

Tickets to Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden may be purchased when you arrive or you can purchase tickets online starting March 1.  Please note tickets ordered online have a convenience fee. *Please note – special events such as Dominion Energy GardenFest of Lights and other events outside of regular garden hours may have a different ticket price.

Free Admission Days

CarMax Free Fourth of July (Free admission for all)
Genworth Free Community Day (Free admission for all)
Military personnel, first responders and their dependents get free admission on Memorial Day. 
The Garden also typically offers free admission the week after GardenFest and half-price admission on select days in late winter.

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Daily: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Closed on Thanksgiving, Dec. 24 and Dec. 25

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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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We consider our Garden a living museum. View our guidelines for a great visit.

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

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