Nestled on the shores of the beautiful Sarasota Bay, Selby Gardens is a tropical urban oasis with something for everyone.
Open daily 10:00AM – 5:00PM*
*closed on Christmas Day
|3 and under||Free|
|Those holding reciprocal memberships will need to pay $5 at the door.|
Daytime admission includes all outdoor gardens, Tropical Conservatory, Museum of Botany and the Arts, and the Garden Shop. See event details for special event ticket prices. Special rates are available for groups and schools.
Selby Gardens Members
Photo ID Required: Membership in the Gardens is non-transferable. Free admission is for member(s) named on the card(s). We keep our memberships affordable by preventing misuse of member cards, and we appreciate your assistance in showing your Photo ID.
Groups of 10 or More
Groups of 10 or more people receive a discounted admission rate of $18 per person. No additional discounts or coupons can be used in conjunction with the group rate.
Members of the Selby Gardens will be admitted at no charge. Members’ guests will be admitted for half price. The number of guests a member may bring in varies depending on the level of their membership.
Local Reciprocal Visitors
Photo ID is required. Members of participating local attractions receive free or reduced admission to Selby Gardens during designated months. These benefits extend only to the member(s) named on the membership card(s). View a list of participating attractions.
American Horticultural Society
Photo ID is required. Members of the American Horticultural Society receive free or reduced admission. These benefits extend only to the member(s) named on the membership card(s). A family, couple, or household membership card that does not list the names will admit two of the members. View list of participating Gardens.
Note: Free or reduced admission does not apply to Special Events, Group Tours, Exhibits or Major Fundraising Events
Museums on Us® Bank of America Program
Selby Gardens participates in the Bank of America Museums on Us® program, which provides Bank of America and Merrill Lynch cardholders’ free general admission more than 175 of the nation’s finest arts, cultural and educational institutions during the first full weekend of every month. (Please Note: A $5 admission fee will be applied during special exhibitions) Learn more.
Marie Selby Botanical Gardens is handicap accessible. Complementary wheelchairs are available in the Welcome Center on a first-come, first-serve basis, and unfortunately cannot be reserved.
Pets and Service Animals
Marie Selby Botanical Gardens does not allow pets on MSBG grounds. However, in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), service animals are permitted. As defined by the ADA, a service animal means any dog or miniature horse that is individually trained to do work or perform tasks for the benefit of an individual with a disability, including a physical, sensory, psychiatric, intellectual, or other mental disability. For more information regarding this policy, please see HERE.