8525 Garland Road, Dallas, Texas 75218

Hours and Admission

Large Lagoon of the Lay Family Garden

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Hours and Admission

Hours of Operation

Open Daily 9:00am – 5:00pm

Members-Only Hours

March 10 to November 3
Members are allowed to enter the gardens at 7:00am for two hours of exclusive access.
No photography is allowed during this time.

Administrative Offices

Monday through Friday, 8:30am – 5:00pm

Customer Service

Monday through Friday, 9:00am – 5:00pm

Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day.

Admission Costs

Jan. 2-Feb22
Feb. 23 – Apr. 7
Sept. 21-Oct. 31
RegularApr. 8-July 31
Sept 3-20
Aug 1-31
Adult (13-64) $5 $17 $15 $2 FREE
Senior (65+) $5 $14 $12 $2 FREE
Child (2-12) $5 $12 $10 $2 FREE
Children’s Adventure Garden Closed $3 Addl $3 Addl $2 Addl FREE
Self-Parking $15 $15 $15 $5 FREE

November Pricing
Nov 1-8:
Adult $5
Senior $5
Child $5
Children’s Adventure Garden $3 Addl
Self-Parking $15

Nov 9-27
Adult $12
Senior $12
Child $10
Children’s Adventure Garden $3 Addl
Self-Parking $15

Paid general admission is required for all who wish to enjoy one of our fine dining options (although members always get into the gardens free, of course).

Additional Information

Rainy Day Guarantee

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.

See the beauty of the Arboretum

A New Experience Each Week

As a member of the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Gardens, experience unique seasonal events throughout the year and get access to members-only events.