Hours, Admission & Getting Here

Hours, Admission & Getting Here
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Join us for our winter event, Gardens Aglow
November 17-December 31
Thursdays-Sundays from 4-9pm

 

Regular season

CLOSED UNTIL NEXT SPRING.
May 1 through October 31
9:00am – 5:00pm daily

Extended hours in July and August:
9:00am – 6:00pm daily

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Admission

Join us for our winter event, Gardens Aglow
November 17-December 31
Thursdays-Sundays from 4-9pm

Online ticket rates for Gardens Aglow
Adults: $12
Senior: $10
Child 3-17: $6
Family (2 adults + two kids): $30

Members: $8
Member Child: $5

Gardens Aglow Tickets

Regular season

CLOSED UNTIL NEXT SPRING.
May 1 – October 31

Members: Free
Adults: $16
Seniors (65+): $14
Children (3 -17): $8
Children under 3: Free

We admit certified service dogs only. Please see our Policies & Guidelines page for more information.

Purchase 7 day advance tickets online and save!
(Discount applied during check-out, tickets must be purchased at least a week in advance)

Special rates are available for:
Groups of 10 or more: $12/adult and $5/child
Youth school or camp field trips: call for rates

On the first Wednesday of each month, admission is free for all year-round residents of Lincoln County, Maine.
Boothbay residents receive free admission on weekends. Residents must show their valid ID with their Boothbay address.

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Directions

Please use caution when entering and exiting the Gardens – we appreciate your patience while we improve our infrastructure.

The entrance to Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens is on Barters Island Road in Boothbay, about ten miles from Route 1 in mid-coast Maine.

For GPS users, our physical address is 132 Botanical Gardens Drive, Boothbay ME 04537; coordinates are N 43*52.54548, W 69*39.5454. (Please note: On an older GPS, 200 Barters Island Road might work better).

From Southern and Western Maine
Follow signs to the Boothbay region. Soon after crossing the Wiscasset bridge on Route 1 North, turn right onto Route 27 South towards Boothbay. After 9.3 miles, take the first right at the roundabout onto Corey Lane. After 0.25 miles, turn right onto Barters Island Road. The entrance to the Gardens is about 1 mile ahead, on the left.

From Camden and Rockport, Bar Harbor, and Points East
Follow directions to Route 1 South. Continue on Route 1 through Damariscotta and Newcastle. In Edgecomb, turn left onto Route 27 South towards Boothbay. Follow the directions above.

From Boothbay Harbor, East Boothbay, and Southport Island
Take Route 27 north to the Boothbay Center roundabout. Take the third exit at the roundabout onto Corey Lane. After 0.25 miles, turn right onto Barters Island Road. The entrance to the Gardens is about 1 mile ahead, on the left.

You may also choose to arrive by boat at The Landing: Information about Arriving by Boat

Under normal traffic conditions, the Gardens is just over an hour’s drive northeast of Portland. Augusta is under an hour to the west, and Bar Harbor on Mt. Desert Island is about three hours northeast of the Gardens. The Gardens is accessible from the Canadian Maritimes by highway.