THE GARDEN IS JUST A CLICK AWAY!

Dow Gardens is open by appointment! ALL guests, including annual admission card holders, must have an appointment, for a specific date and time, prior to arrival. Admission will not be available at the door. Schedule your visit online.

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WELCOME BACK

The reopening of the Gardens, a place of peace in the heart of Midland, is important for our community. The world has changed and, as you can see below, procedures (appointment required), hours, and capacity have as well. Please note: details are subject to change, with or without notice as we proceed.

SAFETY GUIDELINES

  • To comply with public health orders, masks are required within buildings, including restrooms, and wherever a six-foot distance cannot be maintained.
  • Maintain a six-foot social distance from staff and other patrons
  • Photography is welcome; however, please do not obstruct walkways.

HOURS

Appointments offered Tuesday - Sunday 10AM - 6:30PM.

Entry

Entry will be available at the 1809 Eastman Avenue main entrance, only.

capacity

Limited number of appointments are offered to guests at planned intervals to allow for distancing.

CLOSURES

  • Drinking fountains will not be accessible. Bottle filling stations are available. Please bring your own water bottles.
  • Restrooms will be available at the Main Visitor Center, Historic Barn, and in the Forest Classroom.
  • Whiting Forest of Dow Gardens is open, including Canopy Walk and the Spruce Arm hammock. The net to the Canopy Walk pod remains closed.
  • The Café patio is open for concessions. Access to the Forest is available via the 1809 Eastman Avenue Main Entrance.

GARDEN MAP

Take a peek at our Garden map for the current status of buildings and attractions. Current closures are marked in red. Click each icon for more information. Details are subject to change.

Frequently Asked Questions

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