To ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for all visitors, reservations are required in advance.
Know Before You Go
All ticket holders must arrive within 15 minutes of their indicated time slot. Last entry is at 3:30 p.m. The garden closes at 5:00 p.m.
Visitors arrive by car and proceed through the gate, stopping along the way at our ticket kiosk.
Present a copy of your pre-reserved entrance receipt or announce yourself to our ticket attendant. You will be provided with our Garden Guide, a self-guided walking tour pamphlet with map and garden etiquette, to help you navigate through the garden. You may also download the Guide in advance by clicking here.
Once you are checked in, you will be directed to our parking areas.
Comfortable outdoor walking shoes and weather-appropriate clothing are recommended.
To help protect yourself against ticks, which are prevalent in New Jersey, please use tick spray and check yourself for ticks after leaving.
Please observe the following rules of Garden Etiquette:
Wear a face-covering.
Maintain a six (6)-foot distance from other visitors.
The only animals permitted in the garden are certified service animals.
Strollers are not permitted in the garden; stroller parking is available on the East Terrace.
At all times, children must be accompanied by an adult.
Use of photography equipment is limited to cell phones and pocket-sized cameras only.
Keep cell phones in silent mode so all visitors can enjoy our quiet oasis.
Bicycles and scooters are not permitted.
No food or beverages, except for personal water bottles, are permitted on-site.
Remove all personal trash when you depart.
At all times, clothing and shoes must be worn.
The following are not permitted:
Formal posed photography
Entering ponds or water features
Entering areas that are roped off
Entering or disturbing plant beds
Feeding, chasing, or provoking wildlife
Picnicking in the garden
Blankets, chairs, and sunbathing
Playing active sports
Playing audible music
Thank you for your cooperation and enjoy your visit to Greenwood Gardens!