Opening Hours & Tickets

Hillwood is now open every Sunday.

Six days each week Hillwood opens its gates to visitors from around the world. Make sure to wear comfortable shoes and schedule enough time. Most guests take over three hours to experience Hillwood’s magic!

Book Your Visit


  • Tuesday through Sunday, 10am to 5pm
  • Please note: As of March 1, 2015, Hillwood is open every Sunday, 10am to 5pm
  • Closed on Mondays, most national holidays, and several weeks at the end of January

Suggested Donation

  • Adult: $18
  • Senior: $15
  • College Students: $10
  • Child (6-18): $5
  • Children under 6: free
  • Hillwood members: free
  • Active Military and their families are free from Memorial Day through Labor Day, as Hillwood is a Blue Star Museum participant.

Adults and seniors receive $3 off the suggested donation for weekday visits and $1 for weekend visits when reservations are made online.


Advance reservations are not necessary for your visit to Hillwood. During peak garden seasons (spring and fall), some visitors appreciate the convenience of registering in advance. Please note, advance registration may be required for special programs and events, please visit our calendar for more information. To make your arrangements, register online or call 202.686.5807.

Make a reservation at the Hillwood Café.

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