Immerse Yourself in Incanto

Five stunning sculptures invite you on a journey.  Visit Incanto: An Oasis of Lyrical Poetry. Now open daily 9 a.m.-5 p.m. and starting May 3, extended hours Wednesdays through Saturdays until 9 p.m. with evening drinks and dining.

M&T Bank Butterflies LIVE! is open daily 9 a.m.-4:15 p.m. The exhibit is not open on nights we have extended hours.

The exciting new Waterway in the Children’s Garden is under construction and we anticipate an early summer opening. Thank you for your patience.


  • You can walk up and purchase tickets at the Guest Services desk or purchase in advance online (Please note: online tickets incur a convenience fee.)
  • Members enjoy free daily admission. Learn more about this and other member benefits: Garden membership.

Adults: $17
Seniors (age 65+) or Military: $14
Youth (age 3-12): $8
Children (under age 3): Free
Garden Members: Free
Museums for All: is an initiative for those with SNAP, WIC EBT Card or the Fresh EBT app to receive $1 admission for adults and free for up to six youth (age 17 and under). There is also a membership option. If you would like to participate in the Museums for All opportunity, please call (804) 262-9887, x300 between 9 a.m.-5 p.m. or email [email protected]

*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.


The Garden is open year-round 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. and NEW! from May 3-Oct. 28, the Garden has evening hours until 9 p.m. on Wednesdays-Saturdays.

The Garden is closed Thanksgiving, Dec. 24-25.

We were honored to be a 2022 Tripadvisor Traveler’s Choice award recipient.

Free & Discounted Admission Days


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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