Hours of Operation

Hours today

Today, April 16, 2021
8 a.m. – 7 p.m.

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

Spring Hours

April 1 – June 6, 2021
Please note: The Greenhouses are closed

Garden Grounds* 8 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Regenstein Center**

Closed with the exception of restrooms in the Greenhouse Galleries.
Joutras Gallery opens May 1,  9 a.m. – 7 p.m.
The Greenhouses are closed.

Visitor Center Membership and Information Desks

8 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Daniel F. and Ada L. Rice Plant Conservation Science Center Closed
Plant Information Service

Closed

Plant Information Hotline

Closed

Lenhardt Library

Closed

Garden View Café 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. daily
May 1 – June 1
8 a.m. – 5 p.m. daily
Garden Grille

11 a.m. – 3 p.m. select weekends in May
Weather permitting

Esplanade Grab and Go Café

Opens May 8
11 a.m. – 3 p.m. weather permitting

Rose Terrace Beer Garden

Closed

TrueJuice at the Fruit & Vegetable Garden

Closed

Garden Shop

April 1 – June 1
10 a.m. – 5 p.m. daily

Grand Tram Tours April 26 – May 2: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. every hour
May 3 - June 4: 
10 a.m. – 4 p.m. weekdays
10 a.m. – 5 p.m. weekends; every half-hour
Bright Encounters Tram Tours Closed
Walking Tours Closed
Garden Shuttle Closed
Model Railroad Garden

10 a.m. – 5 p.m. daily starting May 8
Weather permitting

Butterflies & Blooms Exhibition 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. starting May 29
Weather permitting
Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden Closed at 6 p.m.
Tool Shed Information Center Closed