Enjoy exploring the Wildflower Center’s stunning gardens and unique architecture with an expert guide to show you the way. The Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center is a top destination for Austin locals and visitors and boasts Texas’ largest collection of native plants in one spot for your viewing pleasure.

A guided tour is a great way to get the most out of your experience here.


Tour Basics

  • Guided tours are available daily from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. based on space availability.
  • A minimum of two weeks’ advance notice is required to reserve a guided tour.
  • Payments are accepted at the Admissions Kiosk when you arrive (we do not accept payment online at this time).
  • All rates include your admission fee. Coupons and member benefits (free admission) do not apply to group visits.
  • Groups can arrange to have box lunches prepared by the Café two weeks in advance of their arrival by contacting Circle C Catering at 512.301.7235 or emailing


Available Tours

Large Group Guided Tour
15 person minimum
$15 per person

Private Tour
1 – 4 people

Private Tour
5 – 8 people

Standing Tours

Not interested in prebooking a guided tour? We offer regular guided tours free with admission Thursday through Saturday at 11 a.m. Tours start in the Courtyard.


Thu 29

Nature Nights: Water, Rocks & Mud

June 29 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Jul 23

Lady Bird Day

July 23 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Oct 20

Fall Native Plant Sale: Members-Only

October 20 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Oct 21

Fall Native Plant Sale: Public Day

October 21 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm