*Summer hours effective July 4th*
Smoking & Vaping Prohibited
Pets on leash permitted
Seniors (60+), Military $4
USF Alumni, Educators $4
Children (6-13) $3
Students $1 (with valid ID)
Admission is free for USF Friends of the Gardens and children under 6.
The USF Botanical Gardens is a self-supported facility. All proceeds from admissions, plant shop sales, workshops and special events go to maintain the Gardens. Please consider annual support by becoming part of our Friends of the Gardens.
Guided tours are available for groups, but, must be scheduled ahead of time. Please contact Terrie Maines at the gardens. Groups MUST consist of 10 or more individuals and cost $6 per person.
Field trips are permitted and require a reservation. Please provide one chaperone for every 10 children. Children are $5.00 each and chaperones are free. Please contact Terrie Maines at the gardens to book your trip.
Please Note: Bus or van idling is prohibited.
GPS/MAP Address: 12210 USF Pine Drive, Tampa, FL 33612. Intersection of USF Pine and Alumni Drives. (Note: this is not mailing address)
From 1-275: Take Fowler Avenue Exit. Head east to Bruce B.Downs Blvd./30th Street and turn left. Go north one block to Pine Drive (1st light) and turn right. Go east one block to the first traffic light and turn left. Go north one block to the Garden entrance on left at the intersection with Alumni Drive.
From I-75: Take Fowler Avenue Exit. Head west to Bruce B. Downs Blvd./30th Street and turn right. Go one block north to Pine Drive (1st light) and turn right. Follow Pine to left and Garden entrance is on left at the intersection with Alumni Drive.