Featured Discounts

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.

The 12 Days of Christmas Click for More

12 Days of Christmas at Night

$12 Tickets to any 12 Days of Christmas at Night October 1 through October 31

(offer excludes Nov. 18-27)

Buy $12 Tickets

$12 Tickets to any evening of 12 Days of Christmas at Night

(offer excludes Nov. 18 - 27 & Dec. 16 - 23)

On sale from October 1 - 31, guests are invited to buy $12 tickets for any night, excluding the dates listed above.

Military Discount Click for More

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)
  • Veteran's Day

Veterans' Discount

November 11

Free daytime admission on Veterans' Day for all active duty military, military veterans, and first responders. Must show valid identification at the ticket booth. Offer only available for on-site ticket purchase on November 11.

Member Discounts Click for More

Membership is the greatest discount of all! Receive the best possible discounts at the Dallas Arboretum by becoming a member today.

Become a Member

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.)

$8 Parking Discount Click for More

Discounted $8 daytime parking is available online

Buy $8 Parking Pass

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.

Group Discounts Click for More

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.

CityPASS Tickets Click for More

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 9 days after first coupon has been redeemed.

Buy CityPASS Tickets

C.C. Young Senior Thursdays Click for More

Thursdays from September 22 to November 17

Senior-friendly tours, $11 General admission, and 20% discount in Hoffman Family Gift Store and more.


Autumn at the Arboretum is made possible by Alliance Data and Texas Instruments.

Rainy Day Guarantee Click for More

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.

Family Fun Weekend Discount Click for More

October 28 - 31

Fun for the whole family, adults dressed in costumes pay children's admission prices.

Education Discounts Click for More

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.

Teachers & Educators Discount Click for More

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.

BOGO Wednesdays Click for More

Wednesdays from September 21 to November 23

Buy one, get one free admission. Valid for general garden admission only. Limit one per customer. Available only at Ticket Booth.

State Fair Ticket Holder Discount Click for More

September 28 - October 29 (Mondays - Thursdays Only)

Present an admission ticket stub from the 2016 State Fair of Texas and receive $2 off regular priced admission, Mondays through Thursdays.

Dallas Food Bank Discount Click for More

October 31- November 4

Bring in canned food from Oct 31 - Nov 4 and enjoy $1 off general admission for each can donated, up to $5 off.

All food will be donated to the North Texas Food Bank.

$1 off by Tom Thumb Click for More

September 17 - November 23

Tom Thumb offers $1 off general garden admission tickets during Autumn at the Arboretum. Discounted tickets are available for purchase at area Tom Thumb locations.

Election Day Discount Click for More

Election Day Discount

November 7

Bring your "I Voted" sticker on Election Day for half-priced parking. Available in-person only.