Visit the Garden

Hours and Location

The Betty and Jacob Friedman Holistic Garden is located on the Rice University campus just north of the Gibbs Recreation Center in between the basketball courts and O'Connor Field.

The Garden is open during the following hours:

Monday 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Tuesday 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Wednesday 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Thursday 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Friday 1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Sunday 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Contact the garden staff for tours and access outside of the regular operating hours.

Garden photo

Parking

Guests visiting the Betty and Jacob Friedman Holistic Garden may use the North Annex Lot near Entrance 20 for a charge of $1.00 per 10 minutes, with a maximum of $12.00 per day. While North Annex Lot is the closest to the Garden, several other options for visitor parking are available. The Central Campus Garage and West Lot 2 near Entrances 20 and 18, respectively, are available for a charge of $1.00 per 10 minutes, with a maximum cost of $12.00 per day. The Greenbriar Lot is available for a charge of $3 per day and can be accessed through Entrance 13a or 13b.

Credit cards are the only acceptable form of payment for these lots (American Express, VISA, MasterCard, Discover; debit cards are not accepted).

Visitor Lots on the Rice Campus