Hours of OperationREGULAR HOURS
January 1 -March 30: Closed
March 31 - October 31: Open Wednesday through Monday from 10:00 am - 5:00 pm. Closed on Tuesdays.
Summer Weekend Extended Hours
Saturdays and Sundays, June 30- September 2, 10:00 am - 8:00 pm (except August 25).
Open Saturday and Sunday from 10:00 am - 5:00 pm.
Open Friday through Sunday from 10:00 am - 5:00 pm through December 23 .
Please Note: Visitors will only be admitted up until 1 hour prior to closing.
An Aerial View of Old Westbury Gardens
Please note when using your GPS, enter 71 Old Westbury Road, Old Westbury, NY as your destination. By entering only Old Westbury Gardens, some GPS systems will send you to one of our service entrances where you will not be admitted. For directions, please CLICK HERE.
Admission Fees $12.00 - General Admission for House & Gardens
$10.00 - Over 62
$ 7.00 - Children 7-17
$10.00 - Students with valid ID
Free - Children 6 and under
Free - Members (click HERE for membership information)
We accept AMEX, Visa, Mastercard, and Discover at the admissions booth, gift shop and cafe.
Blue Star Museums is a program that offers free admission to Old Westbury Gardens for all active duty, National Guard and Reserve military personnel and their families from Memorial Day through Labor Day.
Present a non-expired Bank of America ATM, debit or credit card for ONE free general admission on the first weekend of each month, May-Dec (see below for dates and restrictions):
Discounted or Complimentary Admission Please note that with the use of Entertainment.com coupons, Bank of America cards, or any other form of discounted or complimentary admission, the following policy is followed:
Guided Tours While guests are invited to tour the house and stroll the gardens at their leisure, Old Westbury Gardens volunteers provide daily tours of Westbury House and the Gardens. Please inquire at the reception desk for a daily schedule. Guided tours last approximately 45 minutes. House tours meet at the reception desk and garden tours meet at the West Porch Beech Tree.
Self-guided tours visitor brochures are available in English, French, German and Spanish.
Accessibility The first floor of Westbury House is accessible to people with disabilities. The unpaved gravel pathways through the gardens are not wheelchair accessible. Special parking is available for guests with state-issued handicap parking permits.
Guests should furnish their own wheelchairs and strollers. Strollers are not permitted in Westbury House.
Photography Guidelines Old Westbury Gardens encourages its guests to take casual photographs and videos of their visit for their own personal use. However, personal photographs and videos may not be used for commercial purposes. Non-flash photography is permitted in Westbury House. Photography must not interfere with the enjoyment of Old Westbury Gardens’ other guests.
The use of drones, props, costumes, photography reflectors, and clothing changes are strictly forbidden.
Organized photography sessions are at the discretion of Old Westbury Gardens and require a permit issued by the Gardens. Organized photography includes, but not limited to, engagement, portfolio, wedding, family, or birthday photography.
Wedding, professional or commercial photography is by appointment only. For information on Wedding Photography, click HERE; for information on Commercial Photography, click HERE. For more informormation, please email PHOTOGRAPHY.
Rules for Visitors So that all may enjoy their visit to Old Westbury Gardens and to preserve its beauty and charm for future generations, please follow the Gardens' rules to protect the plants, the collections and our visitors.