Become a Member

Become a Member or Renew Your Membership

Make The Garden Yours

Become a member and receive free general admission to the Garden, exclusive discounts, invitations to members-only events and much more.

All membership levels include:

**excludes gardens and arboreta within a 90-mile radius of Cleveland Botanical Garden

Refund Policy

All transactions made through Cleveland Botanical Garden's website--including purchases, gifts and donations--are final and not subject to refund or transfer. If you have questions or concerns about your transaction, please call 216.721.1600, ext. 100 during the following hours:
Monday-Saturday | 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday | Noon - 5 p.m.

Individual ($65)

Become a member and receive free general admission to the Garden, exclusive discounts, invitations to members-only events and much more.

View Individual Level Benefits

Free general admission for one adult, plus:

  • 2 one-time use general admission guest passes
Junior Individual ($35)

Age 30 or younger? Enjoy the benefits of the Individual level at a special discounted rate.

View Junior Individual Level Benefits

Free general admission for one adult age 30 or younger, plus:

  • 2 one-time use general admission guest passes
Senior Individual ($50)

Age 65 or older? Enjoy the benefits of the Individual Level at a discounted rate!

View Senior Individual Benefits

Free general admission for one adult age 65 or older, plus:

  • 2 one-time use general admission guest passes
Senior Plus ($60)

Add a loved one to your membership or bring a friend each time you visit!

View Senior Plus Benefits

Free general admission for one primary cardholder (age 65 or older), plus:

  • Free general admission for one guest every time you visit, OR
  • Waive the guest privilege and list two named adults on the membership
  • 2 one-time use general admission guest passes
Family ($75)

Share the Garden with your family! Add a second adult to your membership and bring your kids and grandkids under the age of 18!

View Family Benefits

Free general admission for two named adults at the same address and their children or grandchildren under 18 years of age, plus:

  • 2 one-time use general admission guest passes
Family Advantage ($90)

Expand your Family membership to include admission for your children's caregiver. A Family Advantage membership also allows you to bring a guest in place of the second cardholder!

View Family Advantage Benefits

Free general admission* for two named adults at the same address and their children or grandchildren under 18 years of age, plus:

  • Bring one guest in place of the second named cardholder, OR
  • Allow one caregiver to accompany children in place of the named cardholders
  • 2 one-time use general admission guest passes
Friend ($150)

Enjoy all the benefits of a Family Advantage membership and share additional guest passes with friends!

View Friend Benefits

Free general admission for two named adults at the same address and their children or grandchildren under 18 years of age, plus:

  • Bring one guest in place of the second named cardholder, OR
  • Allow one caregiver to accompany children in place of the named cardholders
  • 4 one-time use general admission guest passes
  • Recognition in the Garden's Annual Report
Annual Fund Sponsor ($250)

Enjoy free general admission for two named adults, your children or grandchildren under the age of 18, and a guest each time you visit!  Have a caregiver for your children? They can visit the Garden in place of the cardholders!

View Annual Fund Sponsor Benefits

Free general admission for two named adults at the same address and their children or grandchildren under 18 years of age, plus:

  • Free general admission for one guest every time you visit, OR
  • Allow one caregiver to accompany children in place of the named cardholders
  • 4 one-time use general admission guest passes
  • 2 free one-day parking passes
  • Recognition in the Garden's Annual Report
Annual Fund Benefactor ($500 - $999)

Become an Annual Fund Benefactor and add free admission for a second guest each time you visit! Double the fun!

View Annual Fund Benefactor Benefits

Free general admission for for two named adults at the same address and their children or grandchildren under 18 years of age, plus:

  • Free general admission for two guests every time you visit, OR
  • Allow one caregiver to accompany children in place of the named cardholders
  • 4 one-time use general admission guest passes
  • 4 free one-day parking passes
  • Recognition in the Garden's Annual Report
Garden Leader Program (Levels begin at $1,000)

Enhance your Garden membership by becoming a Garden Leader! Garden Leaders enjoy unique benefits and special opportunities to get to know the inner workings of the Garden.

Benefits at various levels include:

  • Invitations to private events held exclusively for Garden Leaders
  • A private tour with a Garden horticulturist
  • 20% discount in the Garden Store and personal shopping services by appointment
  • Invitation to the annual dinner hosted by the Executive Director
  • Free parking in our garage during all Garden visits (minimum donation of $2,500 required)
  • And much more!

Add more benefits to your Membership

Photography Club ($40)

Enjoy photographing flowers, gardens and the many botanical wonders you see at the Garden year-round? Here is your chance to share your images and passion for photography with other Garden photographers. Add a Photography Club membership and enjoy:

  • Off-hours access to the Glasshouse and outdoor gardens on:
    • The first Tuesday of every month (5:00 – 7:00 pm)
    • The second Saturday of every month (8:00 – 10:00 am)
    • The third Sunday of every month (10:00 – 12:00 pm)
  • Privileges to bring tripods and other equipment to shoot in the Glasshouse and gardens during Club Hours.

Matching gifts

Many corporations match charitable contributions given to non-profit organizations by their employees, board members, employees’ spouses and/or retirees. Check with your human resources office to see if your gift may qualify.

For more information

For more information about membership, please contact Ranelle Huber at (216) 707-2804 or rhuber@cbgarden.org.

Cleveland Botanical Garden is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization. All gifts are tax-deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law. Federal Tax ID #34-0239538