Membership

Note: Visiting today? Your purchase confirmation email will provide you immediate, unlimited admission as a member. Guest passes won't be available right away—you will receive them in the mail in about 2 weeks.

All Member Events and Discounts ›

Individual $50

Unlimited free admission to BBG without waiting in ticket lines. Plus, enjoy members-only extended summer hours, sunset picnics, guest passes, great discounts, Garden Cocktail Nights, a Members’ Night for Children, and much more.

Membership Benefits
  • Free admission
  • 2 one-time-use guest passes
  • Admission for the member and 1 guest to Members' Summer Hours, Sunset Picnic Nights, Members' Night for Children, Garden Cocktail Nights, and Members' Movie Night
  • Admission to the Members' Plant Sale Preview
  • 10% discount at the Garden Shop and the Café
  • Discounts on adult classes, trips, and tours
  • Subscription to BBG Plants & Gardens members newsletter
  • Library borrowing privileges and use of the Gardener's Help Line
  • Privileges at botanic gardens across the country through the American Horticultural Society's reciprocal admission program
  • Member discounts from local, national, and online merchants
  • $40 tax deductible
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Family/Dual $85

The benefits of Individual membership, for two. Plus, receive parking passes and more.

Family Membership Benefits
  • 2 membership cards for complimentary admission for 2 adults in the same household and their children under 16
  • 4 one-time-use guest passes
  • 4 parking passes
  • Admission for 2 to Members' Summer Hours, Sunset Picnic Nights, Rose Night, Members' Night for Children, Garden Cocktail Nights, and Members' Movie Night
  • Admission to the Members' Plant Sale Preview
  • 10% discount at the Garden Shop and the Café
  • Discounts on adult classes, trips, and tours
  • Discounts on children's programs and classes
  • Subscription to BBG Plants & Gardens members newsletter
  • Library borrowing privileges and use of the Gardener's Help Line
  • Privileges at botanic gardens across the country through the American Horticultural Society's reciprocal admission program
  • Member discounts from local, national, and online merchants
  • $65 tax deductible
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Family/Dual Plus $100

All Family/Dual membership benefits. Plus, bring a guest free every time you visit.

Family/Dual Plus Membership Benefits
  • All Family/Dual-level benefits, plus...
  • 1 guest admitted free each time you visit
  • $80 tax deductible
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Signature $175

All the benefits of a Family/Dual Plus membership. Plus, enjoy a spring reception, Signature Plant, and gorgeous BBG calendar.

Signature Membership Benefits
  • All Family/Dual Plus-level benefits, plus...
  • Your choice of 1 Signature Plant
  • Full-color BBG calendar
  • Invitation for 2 to annual spring cocktail party
  • $133 tax deductible
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Sponsor $325

Signature-level benefits, supersized! Receive a second Signature Plant and additional guest and parking passes.

Sponsor Membership Benefits
  • All Signature-level benefits, plus...
  • Your choice of an additional Signature Plant (2 total)
  • 2 additional guest passes (6 total)
  • Free parking for 4 additional visits (8 total)
  • $263 tax deductible
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Patron $550

Bring guests free whenever you visit! Plus, receive all Sponsor-level benefits and an invitation to a private event.

Patron Membership Benefits
  • All Sponsor-level benefits, plus...
  • Free admission for up to 5 of your guests when you visit the Garden
  • 2 additional guest passes (8 total)
  • Free parking for 2 additional visits (10 total)
  • Invitation for 2 to a private Garden event and reception
  • $468 tax deductible
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President's Circle $1,500 and up

Go behind the scenes with invitations to a private garden tour, insider receptions and seasonal previews, and the annual President's Circle Dinner.

President's Circle Membership Benefits
  • Invitations to insider receptions and seasonal previews
  • Invitations to insider receptions and seasonal previews
  • Invitation for 2 to the annual President's Circle Dinner
  • Invitation for 2 for private garden tour in tri-state area
  • Invitation for 2 to Sakura Matsuri Preview Party
  • Individual Gift Membership for a friend
  • Unlimited parking for a year
  • $1170 and up tax deductible
  • Learn more about the President's Circle
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Club, Library, and Institutional Memberships

Please cal 718-623-7210 or email [email protected] for rates.

Gift Memberships

Your friends and family can experience the Garden's beauty with the gift of membership at the Individual level and above.

Contact Us

For more information about membership levels and benefits, including discounts for senior citizens, or to join by phone, call Membership at 718-623-7210 or email [email protected].

To join by mail, print and return this Membership Enrollment Form (PDF).

Learn more about membership through IDNYC @ BBG.

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