Which entrance should I use?
The Ruth Bancroft Garden Office is located at 1552 Bancroft Road. This entrance is open for visitors Tuesday through Sunday. Please check in to receive your visitor sticker, pay admission, buy plants, or register for events. Please follow parking signs and parking attendants if coming for a special event. Get more information on parking on our Visit page.
How big is the Garden and how long does a visit take?
The planted area of the Garden is 3.5 acres. Most visits average 1 – 1.5 hours, but it varies depending on your interest. Self-guided tours are taken by following brass signs and reading the corresponding numbers in the self-guided tour booklet.
Are plants for sale year-round?
Yes. Plants are available for purchase during open hours on Tuesday-Sunday. Learn more about purchasing plants on our Nursery page.