Norfolk Botanical Garden

Your membership supports our mission

Join our growing community! Membership at Norfolk Botanical Garden is your year-round ticket to explore our 175 acre garden. NBG members enjoy many members-only privileges while supporting the Garden and our mission:

Immerse visitors in a world of beauty. Lead through environmental action. Inspire through education and connection to nature.


Please click the button below to renew your membership.

July Membership Swap:

NBG and the Virginia Living Museum are swapping membership for the month of July.

All member benefits



  • Member discount rates apply during special events.
  • 10% discount at the Garden’s Gift Shop and annual Spring & Fall Plant Sales
  • Discounted rates on NBG educational classes (school programs not included).
  • Discount on Dominion Energy Garden of Lights: Walk the Garden Aglow tickets


  • Borrowing privileges at our Heutte Horticultural Library
  • Norfolk Botanical Garden members at the Garden Family Membership level and above receive one complimentary portrait photography reservation per year. Click here for more information.
  • Subscription to our DIG & GROW membership magazine and annual report.

Member Level Comparison

Museums For All

Museums for All memberships are $25 and equivalent to Garden Family membership. Museums for All memberships must be purchased in person from our Front Desk in Baker Hall Visitor Center. Please show your SNAP, EBT, WIC, or Medicaid card with a valid ID.

There's always something to do year-round!

With your Garden Membership, you gain exclusive access to attractions year-round, ensuring that every visit is a unique experience. From vibrant seasonal displays to tranquil waterways and beautiful themed gardens, there’s always something new to enjoy. Join us today and embark on a journey of discovery.

World of Wonder Children's Garden

Splash away in our Children’s Garden as you learn about plants around the world.

Boat and Tram Tours

Take a ride on our tram or boat to learn about our 175 acre garden.

Summer Butterfly House

Get ready to explore and learn about our beautiful pollinator pals.

Dog Days

Every Sunday you and your canine pals can stroll through the Garden.

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Still have questions?

Please email or call 757-441-5830 ext. 334 with any questions or to unsubscribe from auto-renewal.