Magical Memories and Festive Traditions

November 19, 2022 through January 7, 2023

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Celebrate the season with over

dazzling lights, fun new experiences 

and traditional favorites!

Enjoy s’mores, festive drinks, and great photo opportunities that
will delight all ages!

Member Preview: November 18, 2022 

Closed: December 24 and 25 (Christmas Eve and Christmas Day)

Meet Santa Claus

Select evenings throughout November and December

Inflatable snowglobe, fun holiday frames, and other Christmas-card worthy photo spots are located around the Garden.

Holiday Photo Ops

Don't miss family nights next year! 

Family Nights are select Wednesdays in November and early December

Children aged 3–12 | Only on Family Nights



Child Tickets

Family Nights

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Cafe Flora

Sit down enjoy delicious meal or a drink from our full bar.

Drinks + S'mores

There are several opportunities to pick up drinkshot chocolate, and s'mores throughout the Garden Glow path.

Virtual Tour

Tower Grove House tour in the Engage By Cell app including 2019 Victorian Christmas video.

Flashing Lights Warning
Garden Glow features animated, flashing lights that may affect those who are susceptible to photosensitive epilepsy or other photosensitivity.

No Pets
No pets allowed, please. Assistance animals are welcome at the Missouri Botanical Garden.

Inclement Weather Policy

All of our events are held rain or shine, except in the case of dangerous or extreme weather. In the event that there is dangerous or extreme weather, the Garden will notify guests that the event has been cancelled through the website and all of our social media channels. If the Garden cancels the event, your tickets will be refunded and you can reschedule them at your convenience.

Ticket Exchange Policy

We are happy to exchange any unused tickets up until January 8th, 2022. You are able to exchange your tickets once free of charge. There is a $10 fee per order for each additional exchange afterward.

The Missouri Botanical Garden is easily accessible throughout the metro area and conveniently located near Highway 44. 

Location and Parking



There is no charge for parking at the Missouri Botanical Garden. In the event that the parking lot is full, visitors should use the free parking at the Metro multi-modal lots at the corner of Shaw Boulevard and South Vandeventer Avenue.

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