Contact Us

Click on the Idaho Botanical Garden on the map below for directions

Hours of Operation

March 16 – November 15

Daily: 9 a.m. to the earlier of dusk or 9 p.m.

November 16 – March 15

Monday-Friday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: CLOSED
$1.00 off Garden General Admission Rates.


Due to construction on Warm Springs Ave, please prepare for traffic delays or detours.

Click here to read more about the Warm Springs Sewer Project.


Wednesday, September 10, the Garden will be closed  to the public at 5 p.m. for Outlaw Field Concert set-up.

Thursday, September 11, the Garden will be closed to the public for an Outlaw Field Concert

Thursday, September 18, the Garden will be closed to the public for the Outlaw Field Concert.

Thursdays thru September – The Garden will be closed to the public at 4 p.m. to prepare for the Great Garden Escape Concert Series.

Select Fridays thru September – The Garden will be closed to the public at 5 p.m. to prepare for the Movies in the Garden.

Friday, September 26 – The Garden will be closed to the public at 4 p.m. to prepare for the Grow the Garden Party.

Stroll for the Heart and Soul

7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
  Free Admission

Programs Contact

Visitor Services and Donation Requests

Front Desk,


Elizabeth Dickey:


Jennifer Dunmire:


Chris Wiersema:

Public Events and Sponsorship

Renee White:


Karen Christeson:

Site Rental

Karen Christeson:


Toby Mancini:

Email Contact Form

Your questions and feedback help the garden grow. If you don’t hear back from us within 2 business days, we may not have received your message as sometimes emails unintentionally get routed to ‘spam’ folders. Please call 343-8649 for an immediate response.

Please see below form for information on requesting a donation from the Garden.

To Request a Donation from the Garden

The Garden is pleased to support local nonprofit 501(c)3 organizations and schools with their fundraising efforts. If you would like to request a donation from the Garden, please send us a written request on organization letterhead at least two weeks prior to the donation deadline by mail or fax.

Requests should include:

  • Brief details about the organization/business
  • Description of donation preference(guest passes, event passes, membership)
  • Date of fundraiser
  • Deadline for donation
  • Contact information
  • Where donation should be sent or when it will be picked up

Donation requests may be sent to the Idaho Botanical Garden

2355 Old Penitentiary Rd.
Boise, ID 83712
or, fax: 208-343-3601.

The Garden is not able to contribute monetary donations or donate to political organizations. The Garden has the right to decline a request. Please no more than two requests per calendar year.

Please contact us at 208-343-8649 with any questions.