Hours & Admission

General Museum Hours

  • Monday: CLOSED
  • Tuesday: 10:00am – 5:00pm
  • Wednesday: 10:00am – 5:00pm
  • Thursday: 10:00am – 5:00pm
  • Friday: 10:00am – 5:00pm
  • Saturday: 10:00am – 5:00pm
  • Sunday: 10:00am – 5:00pm

Our administrative offices are open Mon–Fri: 9am-5pm.
The Cornell Café is open Tues–Sun 11am–3pm

Daily Admission

  • Morikami Members: FREE!
  • Adults (ages 18+): $15
  • Seniors (65+) $13
  • Military (with ID): $13
  • College Students (with ID): $11
  • Children (ages 6-17): $9
  • Children 5 and under: FREE!
  • Please note that no discounts are offered on festival days

Group Admission

  • Adult Group (per person): $13.08 plus tax
  • Children’s Group (per person) $7.48 plus tax

Please note: Group Admission is for groups of 15 or more. Please see our group tours page for details or to book your tour today! 

We are closed on major national holidays, including Thanksgiving, Christmas Day, New Year’s Day, Easter, and 4th of July. See festival and special event hours below. 

* All prices include tax unless otherwise noted, prices are as of 10/1/14

Festival Hours of Operation:

Please Note: With the exception of Sushi & Stroll, the museum and gardens are closed before the opening of each festival in preparation for the event. The museum galleries are closed during all festivals and Sushi & Stroll.  Prices for festivals vary from daily admission prices.


Please visit our Accessibility and Special Assistance page.

Service Animals:

We comply with all ADA requirements and accept service animals as defined by the ADA. Service animals are defined as dogs or miniature horses that are individually trained to do work or perform tasks for people with disabilities. Emotional support, therapy, comfort, or companion animals are not allowed as they are not classified as service animals by the ADA.