Visit Marin Art and Garden Center

There is no fee to visit Marin Art and Garden Center. Our grounds are open to foot traffic from sunrise to sunset, seven days a week. The parking lot is open from 10 am to 4 pm, Monday through Saturday (closed Sundays). Our office is currently closed and most staff is working remotely. For hours of other businesses at the Center, please check their websites.

Please observe the following site rules that will allow everyone to have a safe and enjoyable visit:

 Maintain physical distance

  • You should not enter the garden if you think you have COVID-19 symptoms
  • Keep six feet away from other people
  • Everyone, including children over age two, must wear a face covering when approaching others
  • No groups larger than six people
Avoid injury to yourself and others
  • Children must be supervised at all times, and kept 6 feet from others
  • Walk your bicycle or scooter, carry your skateboard
  • Climbing on trees and rocks is not permitted
  • Be aware of others—do not block paths or high-traffic areas
  • We are a smoke-free (including vaping) and drug-free environment
Respect the gardens
  • Help protect the plants and flowers so that everyone can enjoy them—picking or pruning is not allowed
  • Please be careful when walking through the gardens—stay on the paths at all times
  • Dogs must be on a leash and stay on paths at all times
  • Balloons damage the environment and are not permitted
  • To protect the lawns, balls, ball games or Frisbees are not allowed
  • No blankets, bikes, strollers or wagons are allowed on lawns
  • No picnicking
  • Dispose of waste in receptacles provided
There is a $100 fee for professional portrait photography on the grounds. Please complete the form below and call the office number at 415-455-5260 to arrange payment.


30 Sir Francis Drake Blvd., Ross, CA 94957

(Please note, there is another 30 Sir Francis Drake Blvd in THE neighboring  San Anselmo that is NOT the Marin Art & Garden Center.)


Box 437, Ross, CA 94957


The grounds are open from sunrise to sunset, seven days a week. 


FREE parking available from 10am to 4 pm.


We encourage our visitors visit us using local public transport. You can find the time schedule here:  MARIN TRIP PLANNER 

Call the main office line at 415-455-5260 if you have any questions.
Thank you for taking care of this beautiful community treasure. 

Enjoy your visit!

Grounds Map