The Santa Barbara Botanic Garden welcomes visitors seven days a week, rain or shine. The Garden is closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Day, and during some special events.
9 am to 6 pm ~ March – October
9 am to 5 pm ~ November – February
Garden Shop & Garden Growers Nursery
10 am to 5:30 pm ~ March – October
10 am to 4:30 pm ~ November – February
Monday - Friday 9 am to 4 pm by appointment, please contact the Collections Manager
Monday - Friday 9 am to 4 pm by appointment, please contact the Herbarium Curator
$6.00 Seniors (60 + years)
$6.00 Children 13 – 17, college students and active military with ID
$4.00 Children 2 – 12 years
Admission is free for the following:
Children under 2
Active military personnel in uniform
Garden members with valid membership card
For parties of 10 or more, please contact the Registrar or call (805) 682-4726 ext. 102
Parking Is Free
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The Santa Barbara Botanic Garden fosters the conservation of California's native plants through our gardens, research and education, and serves as a role model of sustainable practices.