Visit the USF Botanical Gardens
Beginning September 6:
Open Monday - Saturday 9am-4pm.
Closed major holidays
* Hours are limited during Phase 2 COVID-19 reopening. Face masks required in buildings.
Pets on leash are allowed.
Seniors (60+) $4
Children (6-13) $3
Students $1 (must present 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 the Garden at 813-974-2329 or email Laurie Walker. Groups MUST consist of 10 or more individuals and cost $6 per person.
Please Note: The Botanical Gardens is a smoke free zone
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.