Opening Hours


from 1° March to 15 June and from 16 September to 15 of October from 9.30 - 17.00, closes at 18 .00


from 16 June to 15 September 9.30 - 18.00, closes 19.00


from 16 October to 28 February o9.30 - 16.00, closes 17.00

Closed on monday from the 1st of November to the end of February - Closed on monday the 25th of december 2017 - Open on monday the 1st of January 2018

Time required for visit

  • A minimum of 1h - 1h30


  • Normal ticket: euro 9,00
  • School reduction: euro 6,00 - min.15 pax
  • Reduced tickets: euro 7,50 - groups (min. 20 pax), over 65, 6/14 years, members FAI-T.C.I, members Camperlife
  • Family ticket: euro 25,00 (parents + children 6/14 years)
  • Audio-video guide rental actually free, also available for blind people thanks to a dedicated application


  • Employees of the University of Genoa, employees of the foster company, family members of workers employed by the Gardens
  • Students of the University of Genoa
  • Children under the age of six, accompanied by parents or other relatives
  • Accredited journalists
  • Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) Members

Annual subscription (valid for 365 days)

  • Annual membership (valid for 365 days): euro 25 or 15 euros if over 65 years
  • Annual membership is also available for schools at euro 10 for each student

Serviced offered

  • Guided tours for groups, pre booked: 20 euros
  • Educational activities for schools: pre booked, 2 euro (for each student + ticket)
  • Explanatory panels relating to the plants
  • Refreshment buffet/ and picnic area, for parties


  • Paths marked by signage. Maximum altitude of 100 mt
  • Disabled: Possibility to avoid stairs using alternative paths. An equipped electric car is available upon reservation. Guide dogs are allowed in the gardens; water is available on request at a ticket office and at the refreshment point.


    • Animal Entry