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Admission to the Garden is free through October 31 
Timed entry tickets are no longer required 

Welcome to the Garden!

Our grounds are open daily, May 1st through October 31st, 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. 
Galleries open daily, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. 

The Garden's Shop and Visitor Center is open Wednesday through Sunday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. through October 29. All Shop items discounted 10% (15% for members)



Safety First: Berkshire Botanical Garden is a COVID-compliant facility.

COVID-19 Safety Standards:

The Department of Public Health issued a public health advisory that advises all unvaccinated residents to continue to wear masks in indoor settings and when they can’t be socially distanced. For the safety of all, please wear masks when entering Garden buildings. 


General Information:

Restrooms are available with paid admission to visitors in both the Education Center and Center House. Masks are required in all Garden buildings.

Dogs / animals (other than service animals) are not allowed on property or in the gardens.

Berkshire Botanical Garden is a smoke-free environment. No smoking is permitted on grounds or in buildings.


The terrain is variable, and some gardens are only accessible by stone steps, although these areas are viewable from multiple points. Seating is available throughout the Garden. Many of our paths are accessible for people with disabilities. Wheelchairs are available with advanced reservation by calling 413 320-4794.

Visitors spend approximately 2 hours exploring the gardens and grounds. Visits are not limited to the duration of your scheduled arrival. Guests are welcome to remain on the grounds for as long as desired until 5 p.m. The Garden closes at 5pm.

If you have prepurchased tickets, please arrive during your pre-scheduled time slot. However, if running late, provide proof of admission at the gate, and if space allows, you will be granted entry.

Snacks and beverages are available in the Garden Shop located in the Visitor Center May 1 - October 31. Guests are welcome to bring their own food/drink for consumption on-site. Visitors are asked to carry out what they carry in. PLEASE DO NOT LITTER. Garbage receptacles are not available throughout the garden.

See a Map of the Garden.

View a Garden album.

Private professional photography at the Garden is welcomed with advanced permission and/or membership. View our policies and application.


Berkshire Botanical Garden's programs are generously supported by the Mass Cultural Council.

Help Our Garden Grow!

Your donation helps us to educate and inspire visitors of all ages on the art and science of gardening and the preservation of our environment.

All Donations are 100% tax deductible.