Select a specific date and time to visit. General admission includes access to our display gardens, natural ecosystem areas, and walking trails. Additional fees may apply for programs, tours, etc.
Life grows here.
Connecting people with plants
At the Houston Botanic Garden, visitors commune with nature, and each other, while engaging all of their senses in a serene oasis just minutes from the city’s center.
Beauty grows here.
Presenting a living museum
The Houston Botanic Garden features a collection of plants showcasing the region’s biodiversity, grown for educational, research, and display purposes.
Discovery grows here.
Encouraging a sense of adventure
Through a variety of educational programming and hands-on experiences, the Houston Botanic Garden sparks curiosity in visitors of all ages.
Enriching life through discovery,
education, and the conservation of plants
and the natural environment.
Join us in our mission to enrich lives through access to and a better understanding of the natural world, and enjoy a range of member-only benefits, including free general admission.
Help us ensure the Garden grows to be an integral component of the cultural and educational life of the city, and a place of relaxation and inspiration accessible to all.
Volunteers are vital members of our team. People with a wide variety of skills and interests share their time and talents to help us achieve our goals. Get your hands dirty outside, serve as an ambassador for the Garden in the community, or assist with administrative tasks in our office. The possibilities are numerous.
Plant of the Week
Firecracker plant is a weeping subshrub that grows in a wild and wispy free-form style. Its fiery red blooms resemble small firecrackers and attract butterflies and hummingbirds.