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Ticket Pricing

Gardens Admission (prices subject to change) Buy Tickets
  Non-peak Days Peak Days (During the Christmas Season)
Adults $20 $27
Seniors (Ages 62+) $17 $24
Students (Ages 5-18 or any age with valid student ID) $10 $13
Children (Ages 4 & under) Free Free

Please Note

  • Tickets are available online at, in person in the Visitor Center, or by calling 610.388.1000 (additional fees apply for phone orders).

  • Buy before you arrive! Timed admission tickets are required and a limited number of tickets are available.

  • To receive a group discount, you must purchase at least 15 tickets for your group in advance.

  • Military discount of 25% off general admission for active and retired military and their immediate family with Department of Defense ID (discount available onsite only).

  • Present your state-issued Pennsylvania ACCESS card and receive general admission for up to four individuals ages 5 and up at $2 each. Children 4 and under are free. ACCESS card and photo ID are required. Not valid for specially ticketed events. Discount available onsite only.

  • Our Gardens are smoke-free.

Nightscape (includes all day Gardens admission)Buy Tickets
Ages 19 & older $27
Ages 5-18 $17
Ages 4 & under Free ticket required
Members Free reservation required
Member Guests & Groups of 15 or more (with advance reservations) Save 10%

  • General Admission to Longwood Gardens is by timed ticket only, meaning that you must select a day and time for your visit. With a timed ticket, a pre-established number of guests enter during each interval, allowing guests to enjoy shorter lines and better viewing experience. Find out more about timed ticketing.

  • Non-Peak Days are Mondays through Thursdays from November 24 through January 5 (excluding December 26 through January 1) and every day from Friday, January 6 through Sunday, January 8.

    Peak Days are all Fridays, Saturdays, & Sundays from November 24 through January 1, and every day from Monday, December 26 through Thursday, December 29.

  • Many complimentary admission tickets are not valid for special events, and on Peak Days during A Longwood Christmas. Check your tickets as restrictions may apply.

    Please note: Active complimentary tickets will be honored on all Non-Peak Days, including January 6 through January 8, 2017.


Gardens Hours
Now–October 29, 2016


9:00 am–6:00 pm

The Terrace


10:00 am–5:00 pm

1906 Fine Dining Room

11:30 am–3:30 pm

Extended Hours for Nightscape Ticketholders


9:00 am–11:00 pm

The Terrace


10:00 am–9:00 pm

1906 Fine Dining Room

11:30 am–8:30 pm

Beer Garden

6:00–10:30 pm

All Hours

Special Announcements

  • On Wednesdays through Saturdays Now–October 29, 2016, the Gardens will close at 6:00 pm for everyone except Nightscape ticketholders.

  • In addition to our regular Nightscape schedule, the Gardens will remain open until 11:00 pm for Nightscape ticketholders on Sunday, October 9, 2016.

  • Please note that The Café serves a limited menu during the first and last hour of service.

  • The GardenShop is open 9:00 am to 15 minutes after Gardens closing every day of the year.



Explore our Gardens and learn more about our history and horticulture with an expert guide.

Classes & Workshops

Our Continuing Education classes offer useful information, whatever your level of gardening experience.


Our fine dining restaurant and casual café serve up culinary artistry as fine as our horticultural displays.

Events Calendar

Discover what's happening in our Gardens—explore our full calendar of events to help plan your visit.

Directions & Parking

We're located 30 miles south of Philadelphia, on US Route 1 in Kennett Square, PA.