9:00 am – 5:00 pm Daily
(Closed Christmas)


Adults $14
Seniors, students, active military $10
Children ages 3-12 $8
Members; children ages 2 & under FREE
Parking $2*

Click here for Military Specials

*Members park free.

Prices and hours subject to change.

First Tuesdays
FREE TUESDAY in July will be on TUESDAY, JULY 11

As a public service, the Garden offers free admission to San Diego County residents (ID required) on the first Tuesday of every month. Parking is $2 on Free Tuesday. Exact change is appreciated.



Parking $2

Members park free.

San Diego Botanic Garden Goes Green

Carpool to San Diego Botanic Garden and Go Green. If you have 4 people or more in your car when you come to San Diego Botanic Garden we will waive the parking fee.

Electric Cars park free

Electric Vehicle Charging Stations in our Hamilton Children’s Garden parking lot
will be CLOSED
during Conservatory construction that is currently underway.
We anticipate that construction will be completed in late 2017.

Hamilton Children’s Garden will remain open
throughout construction and is accessible from the
Garden’s Main Entrance.

Plant of the Month
Photo Courtesy of Gene Dolphin



230 Quail Gardens Drive, Encinitas, CA 92024

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