Admission & Hours

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

Garden Admission*

Members: FREE
Adults: $7.00
Seniors: $5.00
Youth 5-12: $5.00
Children under 4: FREE
*Event admission prices vary


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

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

Winter Rates

(November 16-March 13)
$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



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.


Saturday-Sunday, October 4-5 – The Garden will be closed for regular admission for the Fall Harvest Festival!

Monday, October 13 – The Garden Administrative Office will be closed for the holiday. The Garden grounds will remain open for regular admission to the public.

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.

Enjoy Discounted Rates from our valuable partners

The Gold Award winning SpringHill Suites by Marriott Boise ParkCenter is proud to offer an Idaho Botanical Garden event rate. Enhance your garden experience by staying the night in Boise at our All-Suite Hotel. This special rate includes free guest transportation to and from the Garden, our Suite Seasons Breakfast Buffet, and complimentary in-suite Wi-Fi access.

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.