Please make your request for tours at least 2 weeks in advance.
To inquire about a docent led tour please email us at
Please include "Docent Tour" in the subject line.
Group tours for children are not available at this time.
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• NO PETS ALLOWED.
• Please respect our plants and remain on paths or lawn
• Photography is welcomed, but should not interfere
with other guests' enjoyment. (See Professional
• Wearing sturdy walking shoes is recommended.
• Small handheld music devices with earphones are
permitted in the Garden, however larger radios with
speakers are not permitted.
• No bicycling, rollerblading, skateboarding, or other
• Please do not run, jog, play Frisbee, throw balls; or
engage in any sports.
• No sunbathing; shirts are required at all times.
• Please stay out of the ponds and other water features.
• Picnicking allowed only in the designated area north of
the parking lot. Do not bring food or beverages inside
the Garden proper. Water allowed.
• Please do not approach or feed wildlife.
• Smoking is not permitted in the Garden.
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Take I-5 to Auburn-North Bend exit (Hwy. 18); go east
on Hwy. 18. Exit at SE 304th St., head towards
SE 312th St.
Turn right onto SE 304th St.; then turn right onto
132nd Ave. SE. Follow 132nd Ave. SE 1.3 miles.
SCBG will be on your right.
Last open day at the
Garden, Sat., November 12.
Re-opens for the
2017 season Wed., April 5.