Membership Benefits

  • Free or discounted admission to over 300 member gardens throughout North America through the American Horticulture Society's (AHS) Reciprocal Admissions Program. Visit the AHS's page to view participating gardens
  • Discount on regularly priced items at participating garden centers and nurseries in Central Kentucky* (see list, below)
  • 10% discount on items purchased in the Arboretum Gift Shop**
  • Free 1-year subscription to either Better Homes & Gardens or Martha Stewart Living magazine through The Arboretum's membership in the American Public Gardens Association
  • Membership Form

For more information, call (859) 257-6955 to speak to Annette Evans, Friends Membership Coordinator.

 Current* merchants offering discounts to members**

  • Bi-Water Farm & Greenhouses (continuing in 2020!)
  • Glynn Young's Landscaping & Nursery (continuing in 2020!)
  • Kings Gardens
  • Louis' Flower Power Shops
  • Michler's Florist & Greenhouses
  • Pemberton's Greenhouses (continuing in 2020!)
  • Redmond's Garden & Landscaping (continuing in 2020!)
  • Springhouse Gardens
  • Sunshine Grow Shops
  • Wilson's Nurseries (Lexington and Frankfort)

* Merchant participation may change without notice
** Must present current Friends of The Arboretum Membership card to receive discount.