Visit Us @ Botanica





Tuesday & Thursday evenings until 8pm (with the exception of concerts and special events that require a ticket).


Sundays 1-5pm

Carousel Hours (April-October)

Monday-Saturday 9am-5pm ∙ Sunday 1-5pm (weather permitting)
Tuesday & Thursday evenings open until 8pm (April-September)
Please visit the website for carousel off-season hours (November-February).

Sunflower Summer App

Botanica is proud to announce its participation in the 2024 Kansas Tourism Sunflower Summer program. The program is designed to give affordable access to tourist attractions across the state. Click here for more information!

General Admission

ADMISSION *Excludes special events

Pricing: $10 Adults | $8 Youth / Seniors (62+) /  Military

Children 2 & Under - FREE

Most special events do not accept passes, coupons or other discounts. Please call 316-264-0448 if you have questions. Guided tours and school groups must call ahead for reservations. Visit for more information on field trips.

For more information on tours, or to book your tour today visit here.

The Gardens and offices are closed on most major holidays.



Botanica has partnered with Blue Star Museums again for the 2024 summer season. This program allows all active-duty military personnel and their families (up to 5 people) to receive FREE admission to Botanica from Armed Forces Day (May 18th) through Labor Day (September 2nd). For more information about Blue Star Museums, please visit

As part of the American Horticultural Society (AHS) reciprocal program, Botanica members receive free or discounted admission to over 300 botanical gardens, arboreta & conservatories across North America.


Botanica is a participating organization in the Museums for All program. This access program is designed to encourage people of all backgrounds to visit museums regularly and build lifelong museum-going habits. The program supports those receiving food assistance (SNAP) benefits visiting Botanica for a minimal fee of $3 per person, up to four people, with the presentation of a SNAP Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) card.


Pets are NOT allowed at Botanica. However, service animals are permitted in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) during operating hours. This DOES NOT include comfort or emotional support animals. Service animals must be harnessed, leashed, or tethered unless these devices interfere with the animal’s work or your disability prevents using the devices. The animal must be under control at all times and stay on the paths. You are also responsible for prompt removal and disposal of waste in designated trash receptacles.


Smoking (including e-cigarettes) is prohibited inside the Botanica buildings and gardens. There is a smoking area available by a bench in the main parking lot.


Botanica, the Wichita Gardens, is a facility that hosts various social events where photographs, videos, and audio recordings may occur.  All persons entering the Botanica premises consent to the use of their photograph, video, image, voice, and/or likeness for promotion of such events in any and all media and on any and all advertising platforms, in perpetuity, without remuneration.

Smoking (including e-cigarettes) is prohibited inside the Botanica buildings and gardens. There is a smoking area available by a bench in the main parking lot.