Get the most out of your visit to the most beautiful place in the city. Take advantage of these great discounts listed below.
Located on the southeastern shore of White Rock Lake, the Dallas Arboretum features seasonal displays four times a year, providing breathtaking color for visitors from March through November.
The Dallas Arboretum honors discounts on our website only. Incorrect pricing and promotions by other entities, such as third-party sites, will not be accepted. Tickets purchased through third-party entities are not valid and will not be accepted.
Please note: One discount per guest, not to be combined with any other offers, excluding parking discounts and promotions.
January 2 to February 24
Begin the New Year with $5 Admission to the Dallas Arboretum. To kick off the new year and encourage people to enjoy the gardens and be outdoors, the Dallas Arboretum is offering $5 general admission beginning January 2 through February 24 for non-members. Members receive complimentary admission year round. This offer is only available when purchased at the gate. The Rory Meyers Children's Adventure Garden will be closed for preventative maintenance January 1 - February 24.
Discounted $8 daytime parking is available online
Parking is not guaranteed and is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Your pre-paid parking ticket is valid any day of the year.
Membership is the greatest discount of all! Receive the best possible discounts at the Dallas Arboretum by becoming a member today.
All members enjoy:
- Free year-round general garden admission.
- On-site parking is free for members.
- Express entry during major events.
- Discounts in the Hoffman Family Gift Store, the Arboretum online store and at area businesses.
- Reduced ticket prices for Concerts, Adult Programs, workshops and lectures.
- Invitations to exclusive members-only events such as the annual Easter Egg Hunt, Goblins in the Garden, and Sweets and Treats.
- Quarterly newsletters and monthly emails highlighting gardening information and upcoming events.
- Reciprocal admission to more than 200 botanical gardens and arboretums worldwide. Find participating organizations
- Early Morning Member Walks, 7-9 a.m. from March 1 through October 31 (No photography allowed before 9 a.m.)
If the rain won’t go away you can come back another day. The Arboretum’s rainy day pass will guarantee another free entry if rain interrupts your visit. Tickets are issued at the ticket booth on the day of the occurrence only. Offer valid for a full paid general garden admission. Rainy day tickets are good any day from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. for up to three months from the original date of purchase. Rainy day passes are only good for the original type of ticket purchased.
This policy does not apply to the Rory Meyers Children's Adventure Garden, the Cool Thursdays Concert Series or Parking.
Military and First Responders' Discount
As a way to thank them for their service, on the following days we we offer complimentary admission to all active and retired members of the U.S. military, and active first responders when they show valid photo ID:
- Patriot Day weekend
- President's Day
- Memorial Day
- Independence Day (4th of July)
- Veterans Day
Save 41% or more off admission to the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden, plus the Perot Museum of Nature and Science, Reunion Tower Geo-Deck, and a choice between the Dallas Zoo and the Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza. Valid for daytime admission to the main garden only for 9 days after first coupon has been redeemed.
Groups of 15 or more receive $2 off General Admission and have the opportunity to have one of our experienced tour guides lead your group on an educational and entertaining tour of the gardens. Guided tours include seasonal highlights and are available year-round. These tours are an additional $7 per person. For more information, please see the Group Sales page.
Complimentary admission to the Main Garden and Children's Adventure Garden is available to Teachers and Educators. Present a valid educator picture ID at the ticket booth for the complimentary admission. If a picture ID is unavailable, an educators ID plus a driver’s license can be presented. Teachers and educators can purchase a Dallas Arboretum membership and receive a 10% discount for the first year with their IDs. Offer is only valid on daytime admission. Offer does not apply for paid educational programming. Parking fees apply.
The Dallas Arboretum is committed to making educational opportunities accessible for all students. Field trip scholarships of up to 50% discount and $100 bus stipends are available while funds last. Title I schools can complete a field trip assistance form online to submit with their reservation request.