The MSU Horticulture Gardens are open daily from sunrise to sundown. 

Our Street Address is: 1066 Bogue Street, East Lansing MI 48824

Go to this link -  for directions and parking information - please note that Bogue is closed between Shaw and Wilson

MSU Horticulture Garden parking is free after 6 pm on weekdays and all day on weekends. Before 6 pm on weekdays, parking is $0.30 for 10 minutes and can be paid by cash or credit card at each meter (there is a $1.80 minimum for credit card charges). A portion of the fees are used to support the Gardens.


Click this link for a detailed map of the gardens (a downloadable pdf)

For Group Tours, call 517-355-5191 ext 1327 or email Group tour prices are $3 per adult and $2 for a child age 12 or younger.

All of the formal portions of our gardens are handicapped-accessible.

Restrooms are located in the Plant and Soil Science Building. A blue line is taped on the floor of the head house (work area of the greenhouse located in the Plant and Soil Sciences building) that will lead visitors to the inside bathroom during university business hours. A restroom is also located at the east side of the Food Safety and Toxicology building. In the summer months, a port-a-potty is located between the 4-H Children's Garden and the Schoolyard Demonstration Garden.

An outdoor drinking fountain is located at the south entrance to the Plant and Soil Sciences building. Drinking fountains are also located inside the building near the restrooms.

Pets, smoking and skateboards are not allowed in the garden. Picnicking is permitted but please leave alcoholic beverages at home.

(517) 355-5191 ext 1359
A288 Plant & Soil Science Bldg
East Lansing, MI 48823