Warm hues, crisp air and a harvest of fun


September 1 - November 1

Tues - Sat · 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Wed · open until 9 p.m.
Sun · noon - 5 p.m.

See schedule for special events and programs


Grab a sweater and a friend and join Cleveland Botanical Garden for ColorFall - a season-long celebration of autumn's bountiful delights - including daily including:

  • Special weekend activities in Hershey Children's Garden
  • Daily leaf walk tours
  • Daily Monarch butterfly tagging in Hershey Children's Garden (based on sightings)
  • Savory seasonal food from the Garden Cafe
  • Special harvesting by the Western Reserve Herb Society every Tuesday and Thursday
  • Flashlight tours every Wednesday evening (weather permitting)

Plus - there is a cornucopia of special events and programs, which you can learn about below. There are so many reasons to visit the Botanical Garden during Cleveland's favorite season! We look forward to seeing you during the most colorfall time of the year.


Wednesdays: $5 after 5 p.m.

Wednesdays, September 7 - October 26

Enjoy the Botanical Garden's extended hours until 9 p.m. on Wednesdays this fall with a special $5 after 5 p.m. admission fee.



Hoppy Hour at the Garden

Wednesdays, September 7 - October 26

Sip on pale ales and dark lagers as cool and crisp as the autumn air during this evening series.


Scarecrow Picnic

Saturday, September 24

Decorate your very own scarecrow to bring some of the Garden's fall festivity to your own home garden.

Annual Western Reserve Herb Society Herb Fair

Saturday, October 8

Enjoy herbs of all styles and tastes, as well as homemade products produced by members of the Western Reserve Herb Society!

Boo-tanical Bash

Saturday, October 22

The highlight of every boy's and ghoul's fall calendar, don't miss this popular trick-or-treating event that's so fun, it's scary!