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San Antonio Botanical Garden Extends Weekday Hours

Eliana Rodriguez |

New hours take effect after daylight savings on Monday, March 9

SAN ANTONIO (Monday, March 9, 2020) – The San Antonio Botanical Gardenannounced its new extended hours during the weekday, Monday – Friday. Effective Monday, March 9, after daylight savings the new hours will be 9 a.m. – 7 p.m. and will run through Friday, Oct. 30. Hours on Saturday and Sunday will continue to be 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. The Botanical Garden is closed three days out of the year on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.

By adjusting the hours, the Botanical Garden will welcome more visitors looking to take a stroll through the different gardens including the East Texas Piney Wood Lake. Families will be able to enjoy the Family Adventure Garden’s 15 fun spaces that encourage unstructured play and exploration.  

“We know that our visitors and the residents of this beautiful city lead busy lives and understand that they need the flexibility to enjoy the Botanical Garden when it’s most convenient to them,” said Sabina Carr, CEO, San Antonio Botanical Garden. “By extending our hours, we’re meeting the community’s needs and providing the opportunity to connect with nature.”

General admission includes access to the Botanical Garden’s 38 acres of garden space, including colorful floral displays, true to Texas native areas and futuristic glass pyramids filled with exotic plants from around the world. As a living plant museum, the Botanical Garden is dedicated to the collection, cultivation, preservation and display of a wide range of plants.

Visitors are encouraged to plan their visit by going to sabot.org.

About San Antonio Botanical Garden

The mission of the San Antonio Botanical Garden is to inspire people to connect with the plant world and understand the importance of plants in our lives. The San Antonio Botanical Garden features 38 acres of nature spaces located deep in the heart of San Antonio. Daily admission to the San Antonio Botanical Garden is $15 adults; $13 students and military; $12 children age 3-13; $3 Museums for All (with SNAP or WIC EBT card and valid ID). San Antonio Botanical Garden is located at 555 Funston Place at North New Braunfels. The Botanical Garden is open year-round except Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day. For more information, visit www.sabot.org or call 210.536.1400.

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