Travel the World in 55 Acres

Escape to a unique urban oasis of extraordinary beauty at San Francisco Botanical Garden, showcasing more than 8,000 different kinds of plants from around the world.




Adults - Weekend


Youth & Seniors

(Ages 12-17 and 65+)

Children (Ages 5-11)

Toddler (Ages 4 and under)


(2 adults and all children under 17 residing in the same household)

Garden Members &

San Francisco Residents 

(with proof of residency)










Open Daily 7:30am 

Last Entry 6pm

Closes One Hour After Last Entry 


Garden Bookstore & Plant Arbor 

Open Daily, 10am-4pm

NEW Online Store Open Now, too!

Library Children's Books To Go by appointment-only

Enjoy Garden Programs at Home & Onsite! 

The Garden is Open and Onsite Programs are Beginning to Return!


Golden Gate Park
1199 9th Ave 
San Francisco, CA, 94122

Main Gate

near the corner of 9th Ave. at Lincoln Way 


Friend (North) Gate 

at MLK Jr. Drive off the Music Concourse 

(NOW open daily, 9am,-

Use Main Gate for early entry)


  • A 27 Year Wildflower Journey: The Making of Beauty and the Beast: California Wildflowers and Climate Change - Recording
    Recording Now Available
    Recording Now Available
  • Flower Piano
    September 17-21
    San Francisco
    September 17-21
    San Francisco, 1199 9th Ave, San Francisco, CA 94122, USA
    Tickets, program, and more info to come
  • Birding at the Garden with Golden Gate Audubon
    July 4
    San Francisco, 1199 9th Ave, San Francisco, CA 94122, USA
    Join us for a slow stroll around the Garden exploring the bountiful birds that thrive amidst more than 8,000 kinds of plants.
  • Bean Sprouts Family Days Presented by Kaiser Permanente
    Program Returns June 8
    San Francisco Botanical Garden
    Program Returns June 8
    San Francisco Botanical Garden, 1199 9th Ave, San Francisco, CA 94122, USA
    Please note: on hiatus May 22 - June 5 so we can get ready for a great summer together! Program starts back up on Tuesday, June 8.
  • Garden Tour: Celebrating Spring
    Multiple Dates Available
    San Francisco
    Multiple Dates Available
    San Francisco, 1199 9th Ave, San Francisco, CA 94122, USA
    Enjoy a 90 minute walking tour with a Garden Docent and see what's blooming in the California collection, as well as in other Mediterranean climate regions such as South Africa and the Mediterranean basin.
  • Sydney's Wildflowers with Nathalie Nagalingum - Webinar
    Wed, Jun 16
    RSVP to receive a webinar link
    Jun 16, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    RSVP to receive a webinar link
    Let local Aussie Dr Nathalie Nagalingum take you for a virtual bushwalk (aka a hike) through Sydney’s bushlands.

Learning & Engagement

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We offer classes, programs, workshops, and other education programs for youth, adults, and families.



Want to get involved? Learn more about our volunteer opportunities!


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