Opening hours and admission

Opening hours

The Botanic Gardens are open every day from 10.00 until 16.30.

The office can be contacted by telephone on working days from 08.30 to 17.00 on +31 (0)30 253 1826.


Adult, full price

€ 8,50

Group rate (≥ 15 or guided tour)

€ 7,-

With U-pas discount

€ 3,50

Museum card holders

Free of charge

Children up to the age of 12 (accompanied)

Free of charge

Guide dogs are welcome. Other dogs are not permitted to enter the Botanic Gardens. Admission is free of charge for people accompanying the disabled and in the possession of a guide card.

Admission is also free for students and staff of Utrecht University and HU University of Applied Sciences Utrecht. Students must show a valid student card for admission. Utrecht University staff have free access with a garden pass (tuinenpas) . HU staff must show an HU pass. Utrecht University alumni who are friends of the Utrecht University Fund, have free admission if they show their pass.