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Hours of Operation
Year-round Administration Office Hours:
Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Summer Hours – March 12 – October 31
Monday-Sunday, 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Final admission is taken at 6:30 pm (30 minutes prior to closing).
Winter Hours – November 1 – March 11
Monday-Friday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: CLOSED
$1.00 off Garden General Admission Rates.
1/15 – both office and Garden closed for holiday
Stroll for the Heart and Soul
May-September: Tuesdays and Thursday from 7:30 a.m. – 8:45 a.m. – Free Admission (last free admission taken at 8:45 am)
Visitor Services and Donation Requests
Courtney Vanmeer, courtney@IdahoBotanicalGarden.org
Elizabeth Dickey: Elizabeth@IdahoBotanicalGarden.org
Richard Mussler-Wright: Richard@IdahoBotanicalGarden.org
Donations, Planned Giving, Sponsorships
Jennifer Dunmire: Jennifer@IdahoBotanicalGarden.org
Private and Public Events
Adan Callsen: Adan@IdahoBotanicalGarden.org
Karen Christeson: Karen@IdahoBotanicalGarden.org
Michele Lesica: Michele@IdahoBotanicalGarden.org
To Request a Donation from the Garden
The garden is committed to enhancing education opportunities at all levels. We accept donation requests for recognized 501c3 (Charity) or educational institutions. Please submit the donation request on your organization’s letterhead. The letter should include:
- The name of the requesting organization
- What is being requested
- What the requested item(s) will support
- When is the requested item(s) needed by
- Where the requested item(s) should be sent
- To whose attention should it be addressed
The donation request can be sent via email, mail, or dropped at the office, to Karen Christeson.
Idaho Botanical Garden
2355 Old Penitentiary Rd.
Boise, ID 83712
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.
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.
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