- November - January 10:00am - 4:00pm
February, March, October: 10.00am – 5.00pm
January, November, December: 10.00am – 4.00pm
April to September: 10.00am – 6.00pm
The Garden is open to the general public, but with fewer facilities than usual. Entry is by pre-booked tickets only, click here to book tickets.
Click here to find out more details about the Garden’s reopening, how to book tickets and what will be open and what will be closed.
We are open every day throughout the year except for Christmas closure – 24 December to 1 January (inclusive).
Last paid admission is 30 minutes before closing time. The Glasshouses open at 11am and Café at 10am. Both close 30 minutes before the Garden; and the Botanic Garden Shop closes 15 minutes before the Garden.
|Gift Aid Adult*||£6.60|
|Friend of CUBG||Free|
|Children 0-16 inclusive||Free|
|Cambridge University Student**||Free|
All visitors must pre-book tickets in advance, including children and CU students. Friends must pre-book free tickets and bring their Friends membership card, and ticket, for admission to the Garden.
*Gift Aid is an easy, tax effective way for you to support CUBG. Donating through Gift Aid means we can claim an extra 25p for every £1 you give and it will not cost you any extra. Further Gift Aid information can be found on our ticket price page.
** Valid ID is required
Learn how to make the most of your visit below, or to see the Garden’s rules.