3 Riverside Drive, Camden, NJ 08103
Our hours are seasonal. The Camden Children's Garden is open for admissions from 10am to 4pm on the following days:
April through December* - Friday, Saturday & Sunday
July and August - Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday
January through March - Closed
*Group Reservations can be made in advance for any Thursday in the months of April through December.
Hours subject to change.
Admission: $6 per person and free for children two and younger. Admission per person at Aquarium/Garden Gate $4.00 per person.
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Volunteer or Become a Member
Learn about the many ways you can join the Camden Children's Garden family. Click here to lean more about opportunities in Camden City, like community gardening and our school Grow Labs program.
Become A Volunteer
The success of our programs depends on the many volunteers that donate hundreds of hours. If you are at least 16 years old, like to work with plants and children and have an interest in our mission, there are many volunteer opportunities that can be tailored to meet your interests and schedule.
There are volunteer positions in education, gardening, outreach, storytelling, special events, model railroading and retail opportunities in Ginkgo’s Gift Shop. Volunteer benefits include free admission, an annual celebration, and discounts in Ginkgo's Gift Shop. People who volunteer for four hours at our exhibit at the Philadelphia Flower Show get free admission to the Show.
To become a volunteer, please complete and submit our volunteer application.
Become a Children's Garden Member
A Children's Garden membership provides saving for everyone who loves to visit the Camden Children's Garden (CCG). Individuals, couples, families, young and the young at heart can all take advantage of a membership. Membership covers an entire year and provides an opportunity to visit the Garden multiple times throughout the four seasons.
Please see membership interest form for membership levels and prices for individuals and families.
Special notice: CCG is a member of the American Horticultural Society (AHS) and participates in the reciprocal membership program, offering free or discounted admission to other member gardens. Visit the AHS website for more information and call individual gardens in advance for information on their discounts and policies. Proof of membership at CCG is required to access discounts.
Combo Level Memberships (CCG & Garden State Discovery Museum)
Take advantage of unlimited annual admission to the Garden State Discovery Museum and the Camden Children's Garden. This includes member discounts and special offers at both locations and invitations to members-only events.
The Combo Level Membership is $125 and includes admission for two parental adults and their children under the age of 18 to the Camden Children's Garden and the Garden State Discovery Museum for one year.
Please see membership interest form to sign-up.