Boerner Botanical Gardens opens Saturday for the 2021 season

Boerner Botanical Gardens

Boerner Botanical Gardens is opening for the 2021 season on Saturday, May 1.

A news release says the open-air gardens feature 12 formal gardens, including tulip displays now in bloom.

The Gardens will open from 8 a.m. - 7 p.m. daily. The Visitor Center will open from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. daily.

This season, advance reservations are not required to visit the gardens. Masks will be required inside the visitor center.

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More information

  • Admission is $8 adult, $6 juniors, $5 students, free for kids under 5. Milwaukee County residents get discounted entry with ID.
  • The Friends of Boerner Botanical Gardens will host a limited number of special events, including educational sessions and garden walks.
  • The Boerner gift shop will open from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m., Wednesdays through Sundays.


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