Shangri La Botanical Gardens & Nature Center

Admission & Hours


Admittance into the gardens is free of charge! All donations, unless otherwise specified, support our environmental education programs. We appreciate your continued support.


Tuesday – Saturday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Last Entry into the garden 4:30 p.m.

Upon entering, please check-in with our wonderful volunteers!

*Please note that hours are subject to change for inclement weather as a safety precaution.*

In the event of inclement weather, the Garden will post closure information on its social media channels:

Holiday Closures

The Gardens are closed on the following days:

New Year’s DayMartin Luther King Day
Memorial Day Juneteenth Day
4th of JulyLabor Day
Thanksgiving DayChristmas Eve & Christmas Day

Extended Christmas Holiday- Closed the last week in December.

Holiday closures will also be posted on the Gardens’ social media channels.

Outpost Tour Departure Times

**Outpost Tours are currently suspended and will resume on September 5.**

Tuesday- 11:00 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Saturday- Noon and 2:00 p.m.

Outpost Tours may be cancelled in the event of inclement weather, heat index > 100°, unsafe water conditions, or operational considerations beyond our control.

Launch times and availability change seasonally. Visit our Outpost Tour page to learn how you can board our pontoon watercraft for a guided tour on Adams Bayou!

Crescent Moon Concessions 

Self-Serve & Cashless Check Out | Snacks, Drinks, and Ice Cream

Concessions Hours: 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Visit our Concessions page for more information!