Hours & Admission


Yew Dell open hours change with the seasons. Check the listing below for specific hours, holiday closings and admission rates.

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**** We will be closed on July 4, 2017 ****

Spring/Summer/Fall Hours: 

Tulip 'Princess Irene' and Grape Hyacinth

Monday; Closed

Tuesday & Wednesday; 10am - 4pm

Thursday; 10am - 4pm

Friday & Saturday; 10am - 4pm

Sunday; noon - 4pm

June-August open till 8pm on Thursdays


Adults                                                   $7

Seniors (over 55)                                   $5
Children (under 12)                               FREE
Active Military                                     Free (with current military ID)

Members get in free during open hours all year long!

(excluding special events)

Winter Hours

January -  March Hours:

Tuesday through Friday, 10 am - 4 pm

Enjoy a winter treat on us! Free admission January and February!

The gift shop in our Visitor Center will close for the season December 17, 2016 and will reopen April 1, 2017.

 Buy a membership and enjoy free admission all year long!

Pets (on leash) are permitted during Hounds on the Grounds - Sundays in September and October.

Service animals are always welcome at Yew Dell

Yew Dell is CLOSED on the following days:

  • Kentucky Derby Day (1st Saturday in May)
  • Christmas Day
  • Thanksgiving Day
  • New Year's Day

Photography Policy
Photography for personal use is permitted and encouraged - with a hand-held camera only. Professionals engaging in for-hire work, those working with the intention to sell images and any photographers (professional or amateur) using anything other than a hand-held camera will need to download and complete Yew Dell's photography agreement.

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