- Admission Price: Adults $10; Seniors and Veterans $9; Youth ages 4-17 $7; Children 3 and under and Members free. Free admission for up to four people with presentation of an EBT card and valid ID.
- Group Rates: For groups of 10 or more that would like to explore the Botanical Garden on their own, we offer a special group rate: Adults (18-64) $9 Seniors (65+) $8 To receive this rate, please schedule your visit at least two weeks in advance at https://www.dmbotanicalgarden.com/visit/group-visits/
- Guides Available:
- Hours of Operation: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. T - Sun.
- Season: Open Tuesday-Sunday year-round: closed New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve (3 p.m.), Christmas Day and New Year’s Eve (3 p.m.).
- Self-Guided Tours:
- Specialty Tours (Ex: Kid-friendly): Explore the Botanical Garden on a free 30 minute guided tour each Saturday at 10:15 and 11:15 a.m. Your guide will illuminate notable plants and key pieces of the facility’s history as you tour the conservatory and/or outdoor gardens depending on the season. Tours are available for up to 12 people on a first-come, first-served basis.
- Tour Times: Guided tours share the history and bright future of the Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden, along with a look at notable plants and what’s currently in bloom. Guided tours are an ideal way to experience the Botanical Garden for the first time. Guided tours may be scheduled upon request Tuesday through Sunday between 10 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. and last up to 75 minutes. Please schedule a minimum of two weeks in advance. Tours are $15/person for non-members and $5/person for members. To schedule a tour, visit: https://www.dmbotanicalgarden.com/visit/group-visits/
- Coach Parking:
- Walking distance to the Iowa Events Center: 14
- Accept Credit Cards:
- Accept Motorcoach:
- Accept Personal Checks:
- Accept Reservations:
- Catering Available:
- Children's Menu:
- Days of Operation: Tuesday-Sunday
- Hours of Operation: 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
- Patio Dining:
- Total Seating Capacity: 80
- Virtual Activities Available:
- Link to Virtual Activities: https://www.dmbotanicalgarden.com/programs/activities-and-resources/