A change in the light.

Your troll moment awaits.

Acres and acres
to explore.

Membership is fun
for the whole family.

Mighty trolls.
Small footprints.

Know Before You Go

Advance tickets are required to guarantee admission, as we do sell out on busy days. Members do not need to reserve tickets.

For the safety of our community, we follow Maine CDC guidelines regarding use of face coverings based on their county-by-county risk assessment system.

To make a visit to the Gardens as accessible as possible, we offer a number of ways to save on the price of admission.

Regular Season, May-October


May 1-October 23
Open daily

9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
The Gardens is open rain or shine.


Adults: $22
Seniors & Veterans: $18
Student (18+ with Student ID): $15
Children (3-17): $10
Children under 3: Free
Family (2 adults, 2 children): $55
Members are free.


Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens

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

You belong here.

Learn more about the Gardens’ commitment to inclusion, diversity, equity, and accessibility.




Guardians of the Seeds

This season, go all-in on an experience that will stick with you for the rest of your life. Hidden throughout our native, natural wooded areas, giant trolls wait to be unearthed. They’re friendly, but their message is something you’ll want to discover for yourself.


Gardenshop 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? Plan your visit with us.