Denver Botanic Gardens at York Street, in cooperation with the City and County of Denver, presents a wide range of gardens and collections on 24 acres. The gardens reflect an ever-widening diversity of plants from all corners of the world.
Denver Botanic Gardens York Street is open with limited capacity and timed tickets. Tickets must be purchased in advance and are not available onsite. Please purchase or reserve (if you are a member) your ticket. This is critical for allowing the Gardens to continue to operate safely.
- Access to some buildings remains limited at both locations. The Science Pyramid, Ella Mullen Weckbaugh Tea House and the Cactus & Succulent House remain closed.
- Non-vaccinated visitors are strongly encouraged to wear masks.
Now open and included with admission:
- The Boettcher Memorial Tropical Conservatory
- Freyer – Newman Center art galleries
Gallery Hours: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. daily
- Mordecai Children's Garden
June 1 – Oct. 31, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. daily
- The Helen Fowler Library
10 a.m. – 3 p.m. every Tuesday-Thursday
Limited free parking is available in the parking complex. Street parking is also available in Cheesman Park where posted.
Most indoor and outdoor gardens and facilities are wheelchair accessible.
Here is a map of our York Street gardens. It also shows buildings that are currently open or closed.
The Hive Garden Bistro, Offshoots Café and Copper Door Coffee Roasters coffee shop are open daily.
We encourage personal photography of the gardens. Learn more about our guidelines here.
Explore our 24 acres of gardens at any time of year with a knowledgeable guide to discover new plants and landscapes from around the world.
Use the Gardens free app for easy access to tickets. Utilize the GPS-enabled map to track your location and find your favorite gardens.
The living collections are displayed throughout the Gardens in both naturalistic landscapes and more modern designs.
Learn about plants, animals, people and how water connects us all.
Mordecai Children’s Garden offers a place for kids and families to play, explore and discover every spring, summer and fall.