Hours of Operation:
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.
Seniors (65 and over) $18
Children 6-17 $12
Children 5 and under Free
Fairchild members Free
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
Fairchild is proud to participate in the American Horticultural Society Reciprocal Program.
Fairchild offers our AAA visitors a discount of $2 off regular adult admission.
If you walk, ride your bike or take public transportation to Fairchild, receive $5 off the admission price for adults and $2 off the admission price for children. This promotion is good every day of the year Fairchild is open. It's our way of thanking you for contributing to conservation.
If you are a member and wish to ride your bike, walk or take public transportation, you will receive a Bike and Five punch card to tally your Eco visits. After five visits, you will receive a $25 gift admission card that can be shared with friends.
Fairchild offers active military personnel free admission. In addition, admission for spouses is $20 and children $10. Military IDs are required to receive the discounts.
The Golden Ticket Program
On the first Wednesday of each month, Miami-Dade County senior residents ages 62 and over with a Golden Ticket form receive will receive one free admission to Fairchild. Please present your completed Golden Ticket form at the entrance. Click here for a Golden Ticket Arts Guide. The Golden Ticket Arts Guide features an amazing array of FREE cultural offerings for Miami-Dade County senior residents, ages 62 and over.