Location, Hours and Parking

Location and Parking

2450 S. Milledge Ave., Athens, GA 30605

The State Botanical Garden of Georgia at the University of Georgia is located approximately 70 miles east of Atlanta and is a short drive from downtown Athens.

Admission and parking at the garden is free. If you enjoy the garden, we ask that you please consider making a small donation at the visitor’s desk or learning about other ways you can support the garden


Hours

Grounds (Display Gardens and Nature Trails)
MonTue - FriSatSun
8 am - 8 pm8 am - 8 pm8 am - 8 pm8 am - 8 pm
Visitor Center
MonTue - FriSatSun
Closed9 am - 4:30 pm9 am - 4:30 pm11:30 am - 4:30 pm
Cafe Botanica
MonTue - FriSatSun
Closed10 am - 2:30 pm10 am - 3 pm11:30 am - 3 pm
Gift Shop
MonTue - FriSatSun
Closed10 am - 4 pm10 am - 4 pm 12 pm - 4 pm

UGA Bus Route

The garden is on the Riverbend and South Milledge UGA bus route. Common destinations include Aderhold, Ag Hill, Ag Tech, and the South Milledge Greenhouses. Please inform your driver that you would like to visit the garden. The route operates Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m. – 6:20 p.m.

For more information, contact UGA Campus Transit at 706-542-6220. For full UGA bus information, click here.

Contact Us

State Botanical Garden of Georgia
2450 S. Milledge Avenue
Athens, GA 30605
(706) 542-1244
garden@uga.edu