TRAFFIC NOTICE | Expect traffic delays on Airlie Road this Saturday, September 25th, until 10:30am due to the YMCA Triathlon. Any guests planning to visit the gardens Saturday morning will need to use Airlie Road heading toward Oleander Drive. Please plan accordingly.
Enjoy a stroll around the grounds without the crowds starting at 8am, cohosted with our partner Wild Bird & Garden!
General Admission | $9
New Hanover Resident, with ID | $5
Military (Active & Retired), with ID | $5
Children 4-12 | $3
3 & Under | FREE
Airlie Members | FREE
Advance tickets are required and must be purchased online. Airlie Members do have to reserve in advance.Reserve Tickets Become A Member
All membership levels include complimentary admission. Members must reserve their complimentary ticket(s) in advance. Please SIGN IN to your online member account to redeem benefits.
Individual Members | Admission for 1 adult.
Family Members | Admission for 2 adults and accompanying children under 18.
Camellia, Magnolia & Azalea Members | Admission for 2 adults and accompanying children under 18.Reserve Tickets
Please bring binoculars and a bird guide if you have them. We have a limited number of binoculars available for check-out.
Birders of all levels are welcome. Recommended age is 12+. Attendees under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult.
To see what has been spotted, check out Airlie’s HotSpot on eBird.com, a free, easy-to-use, citizen science observation database.
Please wear comfortable shoes and dress for the weather.