Admission & Hours

General Admission rates and discounts do not apply to special events, classes, or concerts.

Garden Admission*

Members: FREE
Adults: $7.00
Senior 65+: $5.00
Youth 5-12: $5.00
Children 4 and under: FREE
*Event admission may differ


AAA – $1 off each admission
Military – $1 off each admission
(Only one discount per admission)

Pokemon Go! Wednesdays – thru August 31 receive $2 off each general admission when you show your Pokemon Go! app!

General Admission rates and discounts do not apply to special events, classes, or concerts.

Winter Rates

(November 16-March 15)
$1.00 off Garden General Admission Rates.

Stroll for the Heart and Soul

May – September
Tuesday & Thursday
7:30 a.m.- 9 a.m.
Free admission



The Garden Administrative office will be closed Monday, July 4. The Garden grounds will remain open to the public.

The Garden grounds will be closed July 14-15 and July 26 for Outlaw Field Concerts.

The Garden grounds will be closed for general admission on July 17 for the Boise Blues Festival.

Thursdays the Garden grounds will close for regular admission at 4 p.m. for Great Garden Escape.

Nearby Construction

Jan. 4th Broadway Bridge Construction Begins: Broadway Bridge – Construction Fact Sheet

Enjoy Discounted Rates from our valuable partners

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Now you can plan your visit around an Outlaw Field Summer Concert, your wedding, special celebrations or celebrate the holidays by visiting during Winter Garden aGlow. The Idaho Botanical Garden is a perfect place to stroll through with out-of-town visitors. For group rates, please contact the sales department at 208-433-5133.

Commercial Photographers

Commercial Photographers are required to either purchase a $75 permit for each Garden photo shoot session or a Garden Photographer Membership good for photo sessions for a full year from joining/renewing. Please Click Here for more information on commercial photography in the Garden.