Plan Your Visit

Beginning Monday, June 1st, The Garden will resume normal 7-day operations with summertime hours of 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Please note:

In order to maintain smaller crowds during these trying times, My Big Backyard will be open to MBG members only for the foreseeable future.


We encourage the advance purchase of contactless entry tickets for the safety of our guests and staff, but tickets may also be purchased at our Admissions Desk. 




Central Daylight

Time Hours

9 a.m.-6 p.m.

Last Admission is at 5:30 p.m.


Central Standard Time

(Winter) Hours

9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. 



Memphis Botanic Garden is closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day.

Concert Days

Memphis Botanic Garden, My Big Backyard, and Cherry Road will close at 3 p.m. on Live at the Garden concert days.


The Garden also offers guided tours, guest speakers, educational programs, presentations, and activities for children and adults, with advance notice. Click here to view adult group programs, here for youth and school programs, or call 901-636-4116 for pricing and information.


Click here to purchase contactless entry tickets!

Things To Know Before Your Visit:

  • The Garden will control the numbers admitted to the grounds - if needed - to assure that social distancing practices are adhered to.
  • We strongly encourage:
    • Groups of 10 or less
    • Remaining six feet apart
    • Wearing a Mask
    • Staying home if sick
  • Fratelli’s restaurant is open for call-ahead orders with curbside pickup or on the grounds dining.  
Seniors (62+)
Children (2-12)
Children (under 2)
Garden Members   Free


For updates and more!

Enhancing lives by connecting people with plants to increase awareness and appreciation of our environment.


Central Daylight Time Hours:
9 a.m.-6 p.m.

Central Standard Time (Winter) Hours:
9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

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Daily Garden Admission

Adults $10.00
Seniors (62 & over) $8.00
Children (2-12) $5.00
Children (under 2) FREE
Members FREE
* Handicapped Accessible

Group Visits



We are located at:
750 Cherry Road
Memphis, TN 38117
(Between Park & Southern)

Directions & Parking