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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.

Autumn at the Arboretum Discounts Click for More

$1 off General Garden Admission presented by Tom Thumb

September 19 – November 25

Tom Thumb offers $1 off general garden admission tickets during  Autumn at the Arboretum. Discounted tickets will be available to purchase at area Tom Thumb locations when the festival begins.

Buy One, Get One Free (BOGO) Wednesdays

September 23 – November 25

Buy one, get one free admission. Valid for general garden admission only. Limit one per customer. Tickets can only be purchased onsite.

Free Parking After 3 p.m.

Monday - Friday

Wednesday, Oct. 21 – Wednesday, Nov. 25

Self parking is free for guests who arrive after 3 p.m. Valet parking not included. 

Tailgating Fridays

Every Friday in November

1 – 3 p.m.

Pecan Grove

Fans of TCU, SMU, Baylor and other select colleges receive $5 off regular admission when they wear their school colors to the garden. Tailgating activities include horseshoes and corn hole, along with autumn favorites including pumpkin painting.

Friday, Nov. 27: TCU v. Baylor

Out-of-County Driver's License Discount

Sunday, Nov. 22 – Wednesday, Nov. 25

Guests with a driver's license not issued in Dallas County will receive free parking.

Free Admission to the Rory Meyers Children's Adventure Garden

Sunday, Nov. 22 – Wednesday, Nov. 25

Enjoy free admission to the Rory Meyers Children's Adventure Garden with purchase of general garden admission.

The 12 Days of Christmas Click for More

​Buy Tickets for The 12 Days of Christmas

Military and First Responder Mondays

November 16 – December 28

Active and retired military members and first responders with identification receive free admission during the day and night on Mondays. Offer available only on site at the ticket booth.

Buy One, Get One Free (BOGO) Wednesdays

November 11 – December 30

9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Buy one, get one free admission. Valid for general garden admission only. Limit one per customer. Tickets can only be purchased onsite and are valid for daytime only.

C.C. Young Senior Thursdays

November 12 – December 31

Tickets on these Thursdays are $11 for day or evening admission for those 65 and older along with a 20% discount that day at the Hoffman Family Gift Store. Daytime tickets cannot be used again at night. Tickets can only be purchased onsite.

Special Daytime Holiday Festivities

Saturdays and Sundays, November 28 – December 20

Noon-4 p.m.

Enjoy visits with Santa, a live reindeer, Frosty the Snowman and Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer.

$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.

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.

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.

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

Group Discounts Click for More

Groups 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.

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. 

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.)

Dallas Arboretum
and Botanical Garden

Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day
Administrative Office Open Monday Through Friday, 8:30am - 5pm