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Lotusland docent, Carol Beamer, describes Lotusland as a “botanical trip around the world.”

Please consider becoming a Lotusland member.

Membership support is vitally important to preserve and enhance this unique horticultural treasure for all to enjoy.

Benefits For All Membership Levels

  • Free admission while Lotusland is open (with a reservation)
  • Privilege to self-guide, sketch, paint, photograph
  • Invitations, advance notice and discounts on classes and events
  • $10 savings (adult guests) on Thursdays; must arrive in one car
  • A 10% discount at our Garden Shop and online store
  • Savings at over a dozen nursery and garden specialty stores
  • Subscription to quarterly Newsletter and monthly e-Bulletin Your Membership contribution is tax deductible
  • Annual member appreciation event

Become a Lotusland Member


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Reservations are required for members and non-members. Free admission applies to the person on the membership card.

General Membership

Includes 1 or 2 non-transferable membership cards, per 1 household as described below:

$95 Individual
Membership benefits for 1 Specified Adult

$165 Dual
Membership benefits for up to 2 specified adults living in 1 household

$185 Family
Membership benefits for up to 2 specified adults living in 1 household, plus their children or grandchildren under 18

$295 Friend
Includes all the membership benefits of Family level, plus

  • 3 free one-time use guest admissions (member must accompany guests)
  • Invitations to free educational programs

Garden Lover

Members who join at the Garden Lover levels provide essential support for the ongoing care and improvement of Lotusland. Garden Lover levels receive all Friend level benefits, plus invitations to special Garden Lover events and exhibition previews. Members at these levels still need to make reservations for their guests for docent-led tours, but are not required to accompany them.

  • Member discount price on event tickets for your guests
  • First opportunity for gala sponsorships
  • Invitations to exclusive Garden Lover seasonal dinners
  • Recognition in the Lotusland Newsletter
  • Free Focus Tours, curator tours, lectures and exhibitions
  • Special tours during expanded times

$600 Advocate
Includes all the membership benefits of Friend level, plus

  • 6 total one-time use guest admissions for tours
  • Invitations to special events or exhibit previews
  • Recognition of your support in Lotusland’s Newsletter and Annual Report

Your membership is tax-deductible to the extent allowed by the law.

To comply with Lotusland’s Conditional Use Permit, advance reservations are required for all members or visitors, and Lotusland is restricted to the number of visitors and vehicles permitted daily and annually. For advanced reserved tour arrivals, Lotusland’s gated entrance is open between 9:30 to 10AM or 1:00 to 1:30PM. Tour dates are available mid-February to mid-November, Wendesday through Saturday. Call the Visitor Services Office at 805-969-9990 to make advance reservations to assure availability.

Pricing and benefits are subject to change without notice.