Timed tickets are for general garden admission issued for a specific date and entry time and offer you 42 acres and over 300 sculptures to explore. Tickets have entry times that begin every half-hour. With a timed ticket, a limited number of guests enter during each hour for shorter lines and a better guest experience. Timed tickets apply to entry times only and you may stay as long as we are open. To minimize physical contact and practice social distancing, Grounds For Sculpture will only be accepting advanced timed reservations made online. Both Members and Public are required to reserve timed tickets online to visit. No tickets will be available on-site.
Members and are required to reserve timed tickets online to visit. No tickets will be available on-site. Both digital and paper guest passes require a free reservation and must be presented or scanned upon arrival. Please have your guest passes ready at entry.
Tickets are checked-in at our two front ticket booths. Our check-in process when you arrive will be touch-less and we ask that you provide your name or email associated with your ticket order. Please wear a mask upon entry and remain in your vehicle. Please arrive at your designated time. Late or early arrivals may not be admitted.
Wear a Mask: Masks required when social distancing is not possible or in high traffic areas while passing other guests. This includes the front gate at entry, restrooms, parking lots, narrow entrance ways, etc. Parents are encouraged to follow CDC guidelines regarding the use of masks for children.
Tickets are available online on a two-week basis. Tickets can be purchased online the same day up to one hour before you visit while still available. Please note that days with favorable weather may sell quickly and advanced purchase is recommended. Please plan accordingly for the weather when purchasing tickets. All sales are final. Tickets are non-refundable and may not be exchanged for another date and time. In the event you are feeling unwell, please contact us for a refund of your tickets.
Yes, please call us at 609-586-0616 to apply tickets towards a new membership. Memberships sales are not available onsite.
While our cafes and water fountains will be closed, we encourage you to stay hydrated and bring your own bottled water or you can purchase snacks and drinks at pop-up stations throughout the grounds, Thursday – Sunday, 11 AM – 4 PM. (Weather Permitting). Limited Outdoor Dining is Available at Rat’s Restaurant. Reservations Required Online or by calling 609-584-7800.
As a nonprofit Grounds For Sculpture relies on our admissions revenue and fundraising support to be able to operate the park. Unfortunately your dining experience does not include entry to the garden and timed tickets are required separately if dining at Rat’s. Please note: There is no walking path access to Rat’s Restaurant from Grounds For Sculpture at this time. The restaurant can be accessed only at 16 Fairgrounds Road.
Buildings and indoor spaces (cafes, galleries, member lounge, museum shop, studio classrooms, etc) closed except designated restrooms in our Acer Courtyard which will be frequently cleaned/disinfected per CDC guidelines. Masks are required while in the restroom.