Opening May 1

Don’t miss the first blush of spring.
Plan your visit to the Gardens, opening the first of May.

Membership is fun
for the whole family.

A garden membership gets you free admission, discounts in our Gardenshop, members only benefits and more!

Due to COVID-19 & for the safety of our community, advance tickets will be required; no walk-in admissions will be allowed.

Make an impact.

Your support makes it possible for us to provide a place of beauty, learning, and connection to the natural world.


May 1-October 17


Regular season closed until May 1.

The Gardens are now closed.


For regular season only, May 1 through October 17.

Adults: $22
Seniors & Veterans: $18
Children (3-17): $10
Children under 3: Free
Family (2 adults, 2 children): $55

Members are free.
for active military.


Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens

132 Botanical Gardens Drive
Boothbay, ME, 04537
(207) 633-8000

In Bloom

May | Korean Azalea

A Purpose for Pine

“No one can look at a pine tree in winter without knowing that spring will come again in due time.”—Frank Bolles.
When food, warmth, and home are secure, we can enter deep rest and deep tranquility. We can root down, dig in, open space, and breathe. But when life is uncertain, we can still find comfort in the continuing, evergreen life represented by pines. Warming and drying like the best fire, what better time to welcome pine to back hearth than in this particular season?
Read the blog post.

Gardenshop: Now Online!

Gardenshop online has thousands of items to peruse as gifts for friends and family, and every purchase in our store is powerful: each sale directly supports our mission to inspire meaningful connections among people, plants, and nature.

Plan Your Visit

Want to learn more about visiting our acres of beautiful gardens in the regular season, May 1 through October 17? Plan your visit with us.