The Woodlands
are Open!

We are proud to open the first phase of the Pittsburgh Botanic Garden. The 60-acre Woodlands has 3 miles of trails designed to achieve our Mission to inspire people to grow through immersion in a world of natural outdoor wonder to nourish mind, body and spirit.

Thursday: 9am-5pm, Last Ticket Sale at 4pm
Friday: 9am-5pm, Last Ticket Sale at 4pm
Saturday: 9am-Dusk, Last Ticket Sale at 5:00pm
Sunday: 9am-5pm, Last Ticket Sale at 4pm

Adults $9, Seniors $8, Children $6

    What’s there now?

    Today you can experience:

    • 3 miles of groomed trails with a 1 mile ADA-accessible trail
    • Family Moments stations that delight children and families
    • A serene Asian lotus pond, brought back to life after decades of pollution
    • The enchanting Margaret L. Simon Dogwood Meadow and Highmark white cedar gazebo
    • A historic farmstead featuring a 1784 log cabin, heritage apple orchard and herb garden


    Immediate Need for Volunteers! Visitor receptionists, Greeters, and Trail Monitors are needed. There’s something for everyone! +View Available Positions

    Pond Restoration Project Completed.
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    Storybook House (2)Storybook House Provides Enchantment for Young Visitors - Deep in the forest sits a children’s playhouse sheathed in cedar shake shingles and topped by a green, four-cornered roof. +Read More


    What’s Next?

    The Garden’s remaining 400 acres will continue to be developed for years to come and will one day be a world-class botanic garden that includes:

    • 18 distinct gardens
    • 5 diverse woodlands
    • Outdoor Amphitheater
    • Fred Rogers Garden of Make Believe
    • Orangery
    • Celebration Center for weddings & events
    • Center for botanic research