St Andrews Botanic Garden is a place for all the family to enjoy throughout the year. Your Membership makes everything we do possible, helping us hold events, exhibits, education programs, and supports this historic garden. Membership means you can visit as often as you like to experience the beauty of our Garden. Alternatively, you can use the link above to just donate to St Andrews Botanic Garden Trust for the ongoing work of the Garden. 

Friends of St Andrews Botanic Garden

The Friends of St Andrews Botanic Garden are a registered charity (SC006432) have supported the work of the Garden financially and through dedicated volunteer activities since establishment in 1980.

As a Friend of St Andrews Botanic Garden you benefit from:

  • Free garden entry
  • Free entry to expert Friends lectures
  • Monthly e-newsletter
  • Four printed newsletters per year about our garden and the natural world
  • 10% discount on purchases and educational classes
  • Social events for Friends
  • Access to annual seed distribution programme

Above all, as a Friend of St Andrews Botanic Garden you help support the education, conservation and research activities of the garden.

Being a Friend is a great way of making new friends through our volunteer teams, social events, and many other organised activities.

Friends annual membership fees:

Single membership - £28.00

Joint membership - £42.00 (2 adults at the same address)

Memberships can be purchased by downloading the Application Form and sending to the Membership Secretary. 

Botanic Garden Pass

The annual Garden Pass gives free unlimited garden entry without the additional benefits of being a member of the Friends of St Andrews Botanic Garden. Many of our new and local visitors choose this option for the benefits of regular access to the garden and later choose to become part of the community of Friends.

Annual Single  – free unlimited Garden entry for 1 year for 1 adult from date of purchase £20.00

Annual Joint – free unlimited Garden entry for 1 year for 2 adults from date of purchase £30.00

Under 18 garden entry is always free - bring the whole family!

Butterfly House Season Pass – free Butterfly House entry for 1 person aged 3 and over for the duration of the season (April – September) £15.00

Terms and conditions apply. For further information on Friends Memberships or Garden Passes, please contact us at [email protected] or enquire at the Ticket Office.