The Garden is now open daily from 9-10am for members only, and 10am-6pm for all visitors. All visitors, regardless of vaccination status, must wear a face mask when indoors at the Garden. Please review our visitation guidelines here:  Admissions Information

The amount of your membership contribution that exceeds the fair market value of any goods or services provided to you may be tax-deductible as a charitable donation.

Membership Benefits

All members enjoy:

  • Free admission to the Garden and guest passes for friends and family
  • Access to 345 botanic gardens and arboreta nationwide - for a list of participating gardens click here. *Many gardens are currently closed or have restricted access due to COVID-19. Please call ahead to gardens you wish to visit to find out if they have reopened to reciprocal garden members.*
  • 10% discount at many participating local nurseries
  • An annual subscription to our member magazine and digital newsletter
  • Advance registration and reduced fees on classes, field trips, lectures, and special events

Join or Renew Now!

Renewing members no longer need to provide a Member ID# to renew. We are able to match the information you provide below to your existing record. Thank you so much for your continued support!

Contact Us

For membership questions, review our FAQs or contact the Membership Team:
Saturday - Wednesday 9am-5pm     (805) 682-4726, ext. 110.


The Santa Barbara Botanic Garden conserves California native plants and habitats for the health and well-being of people and the planet.

Santa Barbara Botanic Garden, Inc. is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization.
Our Tax ID number is 95-1644628.