Visiting Fairchild

Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden is truly a unique place. Here you can walk garden paths surrounded by the wonders and beauty of nature, talk to experts in horticulture and conservation science, view impressive art, see butterflies and birds at every turn and take classes on everything from photography to grafting. 

Hours of Operation:
The Garden:
7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

The Shop at Fairchild:
7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

The Science Village Complex & Wings of the Tropics Conservatory:
9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

The Glasshouse Café & The Lakeside Café:
9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

The Garden is closed on December 25.
Please note during festivals, the Garden opens at 9:30 a.m.

Admission to Fairchild includes all of the garden exhibits, a narrated tram tour and walking tours when available and weather permitting.  Admission tickets are sold at the entrance every day the garden is open.
Accepted methods of payment include: cash, Visa, Mastercard, Discover, American Express and travelers checks.

Daytime Fees

Adults $25
Seniors (65 and older) $18
Children 6–17 $12
Children 5 and under Free
Fairchild members Free





We invite you to become a member of Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden.  As a Fairchild member, you are entitled to:

If you’ve enjoyed your visit to the garden, we will gladly apply the price of your admission towards a membership on the day of your visit.

Promotions and Discounts

What to Do Here

Directions and Parking 

Food and Shopping

Group Visits and Accessibility

Events Calendar

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Now Open
Now Open
Explore a whole new world of fluttering colors in the Wings of the Tropics exhibit and Science Village open now. More
New Themed Tours
New Themed Tours
Fairchild is now offering new themed walking tours every Saturday and Sunday at 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. More