Opening hours and admission

We are open daily from 1 March until 30 November between 10.00 and 16.30.


Adult (18+ years)

€ 10,00

Youth (4 -18 years)

€ 4,50

Children (0 - 4 years)

Free of charge

Museum Card (Dutch)

Free of charge *

UU / HU / UMCU / HKU employee or student card

Free of charge

USP partner employee card

Free of charge

Group rate (from 15 persons or guided tour participants)

€ 1,50 discount per person

Students from other institutions (with a student card)

€ 4,50

U Pass / Utrecht Card

€ 4,50 | Unfortunately, paying with a U Pass is not possible

Friends card Botanic Gardens UU

Free of charge | Do you want to become a Friend? Discover the benefits!

Friends card Utrecht University Fund

Free of charge

Friends card University Museum & Old Hortus

Free of charge

Entrance for accompanists

  • Accompanying persons in possession of a guide card can enter the Gardens free of charge.
  • Persons accompanying a person in a wheelchair that is not self-sufficient can enter the Gardens free of charge.

* Physical Museum Card

  • Only showing the physical Museum Card entitles you to free admission. Showing a copy of the Museum Card does NOT count as a valid admission ticket.

Order your personal Museum Card online or buy one as a present for someone else! In our shop we sell Museum Cards also, you can use it for a visit to the Botanic Gardens right away!