Q. Is the garden open on all days?

Ans. Yes, the garden is open for public viewing on all 7 days of the week.

Q. Do you sell flowers, fruits or other gardening material?

Ans.Yes. (Plant Nursery, Organic produce, etc.)

Q. Do you give any special group discounts?

Ans.In certain cases, we do consider this. Please contact us for details.

Q. Can I buy any souvenirs?

Ans.As of now, we do not have any souvenir stall.

Q. Is food and water available at the garden?

Ans.There is a canteen on the garden premises. We have also made available potable, cool water in the garden. There are also counters where you can enjoy popcorn and ice cream.

Q. Is there any entrance fee?

Ans.PLease check current rates with the office; especially the parking - The garden currently charges Rs. 5/- per person as entrance fee. You can safely park your vehicle on the premises as well. The charges are Rs. 2/- per two wheeler and Rs. 5/- per four wheeler.

Q. Do you rent the garden premises for events or social causes?

Ans.The garden is meant to increase environmental awareness and promote select social and cultural activities. With a view of retaining self sufficiency in the garden management and development, we provide the premises for select causes. Please contact us to discuss your requirements.

Empress Quick Facts


Near Race-Course,
Pune- 411 001

Tel.: 020-26361840
Fax : 020 26331193
Email: empressbotanicalgarden@gmail.com

Timings: 9.30 am to 6.30 pm
inclusive of Saturday and Sunday