San Francisco Botanical Garden

Explore 55 beautiful acres of landscaped gardens and open spaces that showcase more than 8,000 different kinds of plants from around the world. Accessible to all.

Today’s Hours

Open 7:30am – 7pm
Last entry today is 6pm

All Hours

Garden Explorer

Learn more about the plant collections at San Francisco Botanical Garden with Garden Explorer! Within this portal you can find plant lists, detailed information on specific types of plants, thousands of photos of the Collection, and maps of the Collection.


‘Hummingbirds and Flowers: Photographs by Ian Reid ‘ Now Showing at the Library

New ‘Hummingbirds and Flowers: Photographs by Ian Reid ‘ Art Exhibit Opens at the Helen Crocker Russell Library
Family Friendly

Garden Camp is back for an exciting summer of outdoor fun and learning!

Garden Camp connects children to plants and each other through structured activities and unstructured play, all amidst plants from around the world. We strive to enrich the “whole child” and develop a deep appreciation for plants, comfort with outdoor learning, and a lifelong love for the Gardens of Golden Gate Park.
Family Friendly

Bean Sprouts Family Days for Kids

The Children’s Garden invites kids to dig, water, pick, build, and explore for some free hands-on fun.