• Marie Selby Botanical Gardens in Sarasota, Florida features an outdoor butterfly garden, bromeliad garden, bamboo garden, epiphyte garden, fern garden, a mangrove walkway, and a breathtaking tropical conservatory display garden with more than 6,000 orchids! Must Do Visitor Guides MustDo.com
  • Marie Selby Botanical Gardens in Sarasota, Florida features an outdoor butterfly garden, bromeliad garden, bamboo garden, epiphyte garden, fern garden, a mangrove walkway, and a breathtaking tropical conservatory display garden with more than 6,000 orchids! Must Do Visitor Guides MustDo.com
  • Children's Rainforest Garden. Marie Selby Botanical Gardens in Sarasota, Florida features an outdoor butterfly garden, bromeliad garden, bamboo garden, epiphyte garden, fern garden, a mangrove walkway, and a breathtaking tropical conservatory display garden with more than 6,000 orchids! Must Do Visitor Guides MustDo.com
  • Marie Selby Botanical Gardens in Sarasota, Florida features an outdoor butterfly garden, bromeliad garden, bamboo garden, epiphyte garden, fern garden, a mangrove walkway, and a breathtaking tropical conservatory display garden with more than 6,000 orchids! Must Do Visitor Guides MustDo.com
  • Marie Selby Botanical Gardens in Sarasota, Florida features an outdoor butterfly garden, bromeliad garden, bamboo garden, epiphyte garden, fern garden, a mangrove walkway, and a breathtaking tropical conservatory display garden with more than 6,000 orchids! Must Do Visitor Guides MustDo.com
  • Marie Selby Botanical Gardens in Sarasota, Florida features an outdoor butterfly garden, bromeliad garden, bamboo garden, epiphyte garden, fern garden, a mangrove walkway, and a breathtaking tropical conservatory display garden with more than 6,000 orchids! Must Do Visitor Guides MustDo.com

Marie Selby Botanical Gardens

This downtown Sarasota Bay bayfront property in an open-air and under-glass botanical garden featuring more than 20,000 colorful and exotic plants. The overall gardens and greenhouses at Selby occupy approximately 11 acres while the entire campus setting is comprised of 16 acres.

Marie Selby Botanical Gardens downtown Sarasota campus features an outdoor butterfly garden, bromeliad garden, bamboo garden, epiphyte garden, fern garden, a mangrove walkway, and a breathtaking tropical conservatory display garden with more than 6,000 orchids! There is also an on-site cafe and gift shop.

The Children’s Rainforest Garden at Selby Botanical

Children and adults will enjoy the Children’s Rainforest Garden. Its tropical jungle environment is where kids can freely explore and play. Featuring a 16′ waterfall, swinging bridges, field research stations to inspire curious minds, caves for exploring, and an adventure trail in addition to an Amazon village with an amphitheater! The Children’s Rainforest Garden’s single entry/exit assures that no child can enter or exit without parental supervision. Read Selby Botanical Gardens’ featured blog article – click here

Selby Botanical Gardens is a favorite Sarasota wedding and event venue and offers special events throughout the year including garden concerts.

Marie Selby Botanical Gardens is a Sarasota attraction you won’t want to miss.

The Garden is closed Christmas Day.

COVID-19 UPDATES: All indoor areas at both the Downtown Sarasota and Historic Spanish Point campuses are closed and only outdoor areas are open (including the Ann Goldstein Children’s Rainforest Garden). Ticket prices have been reduced at both campuses to reflect these changes. In accordance with local guidelines, masks are required for all guests and staff.Outdoor areas are open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

For a complete list of guidelines and protocols please visit selby.org.

Below, you will find details about contactless ticketing and other safety protocols in effect at both campuses.

MEMBERSMembers have access to both our Downtown campus and Historic Spanish Point campus.

Please bring your membership card (from either Selby Gardens or Historic Spanish Point) and ID with you.

Member guest pricing is as follows: $7 per member guest at Historic Spanish Point campus, $10 per member guest at Downtown Sarasota campus.

Tickets for guests may be purchased onsite at either campus using credit or debit cards – no cash will be accepted.

American Horticulture Society reciprocal memberships will be accepted at both campuses.

North American Museum Reciprocal and ROAM program memberships will only be accepted at the Historic Spanish Point campus.

To renew your membership at either campus, please visit Selby Gardens Membership, email membership@selby.org, or call 941.248.3525. In an effort to limit face-to-face interaction, we will not process renewal or new member requests in-person at either campus.

Adult general admission is reduced to $25.

Tickets may be pre-purchased online for Downtown Sarasota campus ONLY.

The day of your visit, please bring either a printed receipt or have it available on your smartphone.

Tickets are available onsite via contactless purchasing using credit or debit cards – no cash will be accepted.

A limited selection of refreshments will be available for purchase at the Selby House Café.

Water fountains will be closed.  Guests are encouraged to bring their own water. Please no other outside food or beverage.

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