Hours of Operation

Garden Area Closures

The Rose Garden closes at 2:30 p.m. and the English Walled Garden closes at 3:30 p.m. on July 31.

Hours today

Today, July 31, 2021
8 a.m. – 8 p.m.

The Chicago Botanic Garden is open every day of the year.

Summer Hours

June 7 – September 6, 2021

Garden Grounds*

8 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Regenstein Center**

8 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Visitor Center Membership and Information Desks

8 a.m. – 8 p.m.

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

8 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Plant Information Service

Closed

Plant Information Hotline

Closed

Lenhardt Library

12 – 4 p.m. Wednesday – Sunday
Closed Holidays

Garden View Café

8 a.m. – 7 p.m. daily

Garden Grille

11 a.m. – 7 p.m. daily
weather permitting

Esplanade Grab & Go Café

11 a.m. – 3 p.m. weekdays
11 a.m. – 5 p.m. weekends
weather permitting

Rose Terrace Beer Garden
Closed
TrueJuice at the Fruit & Vegetable Garden

10 a.m. – 5 p.m. weekends
Weather permitting

Garden Shop

10 a.m. – 7 p.m. daily

Grand Tram Tours

10 a.m. – 4 p.m. weekdays
10 a.m. – 5 p.m. weekends
Weather permitting

Bright Encounters Tram Tours

Closed

Complimentary Walking Tours

Closed

Garden Shuttle

Closed

Model Railroad Garden

10 a.m. – 5 p.m. daily
Weather permitting

Butterflies & Blooms Exhibition

10 a.m. – 5 p.m. daily
Weather permitting

Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden

Closed at 6 p.m. daily

Tool Shed Information Center

Closed