Center Closed

To ensure the safety of our staff, volunteers and guests, the Wildflower Center is closed to the public at this time.

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We will continue to bring you the joy of wildflowers through our digital channels:

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VISIT

PLAN YOUR VISIT

We look forward to seeing you

Hours

Open daily from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. (closed some holidays)

Members get early access to the gardens on Thursdays and Saturdays at 7:30 a.m.

Wildflower Café is open daily from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Holiday Closures
Thanksgiving Day – CLOSED
Dec. 24 – 25 – CLOSED
Dec. 31 – Jan 1 – CLOSED

Admission Rates

FREE for Members
$12 Adults
$10 Seniors (65+)
$10 Non-UT Students (with college ID)
$6 Youth (Ages 5 – 17)
FREE Children 4 years and under
FREE UT Austin Students, Faculty and Staff (with ID)

Group Discounts »

BECOME A MEMBER TO SAVE!

EVENTS & HAPPENINGS

Participate in one of our popular events, standing tours or educational programs

Wild Supper Club (CANCELLED)

Wild Supper Club (CANCELLED)

Ecologists and chefs come together to guide guests on the journey from seed to plate

Spring Native Plant Sale: Member Day (CANCELLED)

Spring Native Plant Sale: Member Day (CANCELLED)

Shop hundreds of species of native Texas plants

Spring Native Plant Sale: Public Day (CANCELLED)

Spring Native Plant Sale: Public Day (CANCELLED)

Shop hundreds of species of native Texas plants

Earth Day: 50th Anniversary (CANCELLED)

Earth Day: 50th Anniversary (CANCELLED)

Come celebrate the 50th anniversary of Earth Day with citizen-science activities, nature play and special tours!

Wildflower Road Show (CANCELLED)

Wildflower Road Show (CANCELLED)

Hop on the bus to see gorgeous Hill Country wildflowers with expert guides

Tuesday Twilights

Tuesday Twilights

More hours for flowers! Open late with live music, tasty cocktails, tours and more

WHAT TO BRING

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BINOCULARS

The bird watching is grand!

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CAMERA

Read up on our photo policies here

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HAT & SUNSCREEN

Bring your own shade. It can be awfully sunny in Texas

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REFILLABLE BOTTLE

Stay hydrated during your visit

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COMFY SHOES

Bring the right shoes so you can explore all of our trails

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AUDIO TOUR

Get the TravelStorys app to enjoy our free audio tour

WHAT NOT TO BRING

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PETS

We allow service dogs only.
Full policy

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DRONES

Unmanned aerial vehicles are not allowed

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CIGARETTES

Leave your cigarettes and vapes at home