Special Exhibit Hours

10:45 am - 4:45 pm (Monday - Sunday)
*Last ticket sale at 3:45 pm          

*Free Tuesday* (3rd Tuesday of the month)
11:00 am - 4:45 pm
*Last ticket sale at 3:45 pm

Please check for closures.

Garden Regular Hours

10:00am - 7:00pm (Monday - Sunday)
*Last admission at 6:00pm

*Free Tuesday* (3rd Tuesday of the month)
10:00 am - 5:00 pm

*Last Admission 4:00 pm

Please check for early closures.


Entrance Fees

Combo Ticket                                                                                                        *Includes Garden spaces and the special exhibition inside the Inamori Pavilion

$14 - Adults
$12 - Students, Seniors (65+) & Active Duty Military (Must show ID)
$3- Members
Children Under 6 and under - FREE

Garden Only Ticket                                                                                                *Includes all outdoor Garden spaces

$10 - Adults
$8 - Students, Seniors (65+) & Active Duty Military (Must show ID)
Members - FREE
Children Under 6 and under - FREE


Discounts and Promotions

  • Free Tuesday: (3rd Tuesday of every month is FREE for San Diego Residents and active military & their dependents only)
    NOTE: Early closure; picture ID is mandatory, out of county residents pay regular admission prices.
     
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