A Jewel in the Heart of Austin

The Garden is open! During the month of February, we will be transitioning to a new ticketing software. As a result, online tickets are unavailable. Admission can be purchased at the ticketing booth upon arrival. Thank you for your patience at this time.

Construction Notice: Austin Public Works begins construction of improvements to transform an intimidating .7-mile stretch of Barton Springs Road and Stratford Drive into a comfortable and walkable destination. Learn more here.

Open Daily

Summer hours:
9 am- 6 pm

Last entry 30 min prior to close

$6 – $8

Adult ticket price

Parking available onsite


Includes 2 admission tickets

Unlimited Entry

Starting at $50/year

a jewel in the heart of austin

Zilker Botanical Garden is nestled within Zilker Metropolitan Park in the heart of downtown Austin. Our themed gardens including the Taniguchi Japanese Garden, Hartman Prehistoric Garden, and Rose Garden, are all interconnected with pathways for all ages and abilities. With heritage live oaks, streams, and Koi-filled ponds, the Garden offers a peaceful respite in the middle of our busy city.

Programs and Events

See What’s Blooming Now

instagram @ZilkerBotanicalGarden