Monday, July 13, 2020

Naples Botanical Garden Reopening 


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Naples Botanical Garden is reopening to members this week on Monday, and to the public starting Monday, July 6th. In observance of new safety protocols and to ensure social distancing standards, timed ticketing is a part of our enhanced Garden experience for all guests. Starting June 18thmembers may reserve a no-cost ticket online atnaplesgarden.org for entry times. The Garden is open 9 AM to 2 PM, last tickets available at 12 PM. 

Collier and Lee County residents may enjoy discounted admission to the Garden July 6 through October 1adults are $10, while children are free. Timed tickets may be purchased on our website starting July 2nd. 

The Garden team has worked diligently behind the scenes to reopen so we can all once again enjoy acres of beautiful collections. Enhanced safety protocols will be a part of your Garden experience, and installation of equipment and training during this closure has been a priority.  

Safety enhancements and guidelines include but are not limited to: 

  • Timed Entry: 9 Am – Noon. 
  • Touchless water bottle filling stations. 
  • Hand sanitizer stations. 
  • Plexi-glass ticketing windows and intercoms. 
  • One-way walking paths. 
  • Temporary closure of the Smith Children’s Garden, Lagrippe Orchid Garden, portions of the Lea Asian Gardenand other areas. 
  • Masks required in specified areas. 

Fogg Café will be open during the Garden’s hours of operation—members can enjoy a 10% discount on all food purchases! 

Stay connected with the Garden through our new interactive resource,naplesgarden.org/stayplantedSpend time with our education staff through DIY videos, craft locally inspired cuisine in the kitchen with the team at Fogg Café, discover the flora surrounding you through our citizen-science initiatives, and more. 

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