Garden Tool

York Street
Visitor Info


1007 York St, Denver, CO 80206

General Info: 720-865-3500


Restrooms are located in the Bonfils-Stanton Visitor Center, the Boettcher Memorial Center, the Hive Garden Bistro and Marnie's Pavilion.

Wheelchairs & Strollers

Denver Botanic Gardens is accessible to visitors with varying levels of mobility. Visitors in wheelchairs and strollers will have the best experience on paved pathways. Non-motorized wheelchairs and children's strollers can be checked out for free at the Boettcher Memorial Center Information Desk on a first-come, first-served basis.

Gift Shop

Located in the Bonfils-Stanton Visitor Center, the Shop at the Gardens is open year-round. Choose from over 10,000 items that reflect the Gardens' core values of sustainability, transformation, diversity and relevance. Members receive 10% off all purchases.

Garden Etiquette

For your safety and enjoyment:

Please respect the plants. Please do not climb on trees, walk through gardens or pick flowers.

Please do not bring pets into the Gardens. Service animals are welcome.

No bikes, scooters, skateboards, frisbees, balls or sleds.

Please be considerate of others. No loud music or activities.

Smoking and vaping are not permitted anywhere in the Gardens.

Please respect the art exhibitions - do not climb on or touch any artwork.

Visitors are welcome to take photos throughout the Gardens for personal use. For commercial and professional photography, a permit is required - please refer to our Photography Policy for more information.

Please do not feed or touch the wildlife.

The Gardens is committed to sustainability and responsible waste management. Take advantage of the three different types of waste bins around the Gardens; compost, recycling and landfill.


Offshoots Café

Oct. 1, 2018 - May 11, 2019:
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. daily
(panini grill closes at 4:30 p.m.)

May 12 - Sept. 30, 2019:
9:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m. daily
(panini grill closes at 8:00 p.m.)

Offshoots menu

  • Offshoots is located in the main building, by the Water-Smart Garden.
  • Entrance is included with admission.
  • Reservations are not accepted.

In the morning, select from a variety of freshly made breakfast burritos and pastries. Lunch and dinner provide a variety of salads, soups and sandwiches. Plenty of vegetarian items are available.

Offshoots Café also has a full service coffee bar and free Wi-Fi.

Hive Garden Bistro

April 9 - May 11, 2019:
10:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. daily
(grill closes at 4 p.m.)

May 12 - Sept. 30, 2019
Menu service: 10:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
(grill closes at 7:30 p.m.)

Hive menu

  • The Hive is an outdoor café near the Monet Pool. Seating is on a shaded deck.
  • Entrance is included with admission.
  • Reservations are not accepted.

The Hive offers burgers, pizza, sandwiches and salads prepared to order.