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Hours of Operation

Hours today

Today, June 29, 2016
7 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Garden View Café: 8 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Garden Shop: 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

The Chicago Botanic Garden is open every day of the year. Please see below for hours.

Wonderland Express Hours
November 25 – December 15, 2016
Note: Wonderland Express closes at 3 p.m. on December 2.

Garden Grounds*

8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Regenstein Center**10 a.m. – 5 p.m. (extended hours for classes and library)
Closed at 3 p.m. on December 2
Visitor Center Membership and Information Desks

8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Daniel F. and Ada L. Rice Plant Conservation Science Center

9 a.m. – 5 p.m. daily

Plant Information Service

10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Monday – Friday
Closed holidays and November 25

Lenhardt Library

10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Monday – Friday
Extended hours until 6:30 p.m. on Tuesdays
Noon – 4 p.m. Saturday & Sunday
Closed holidays

Garden View Café

8 a.m. – 5 p.m. daily

Rose Terrace Café

Closed

Garden Shop

10 a.m. – 5 p.m. daily

Wheelbarrow Shop

Closed

Grand Tram Tours

Closed

Bright Encounters Tram Tours

Closed

Walking Tours

Closed

Garden Trolley

Closed

Model Railroad Garden

Closed

Butterflies & Blooms Exhibition

Closed

Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden

Closed at sunset

Tool Shed Information Center

Closed