Allen Centennial Garden is open to visitors from 1pm to dusk, Monday through Friday, and dawn to dusk on the weekend. No reservation is necessary. In the event of inclement weather, the Garden will remain closed.
There is metered street parking on Babcock Drive, as well as a parking ramp on Observatory Drive.
Social Distancing and Masks
To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, face masks or face coverings are required to enter the Garden. In addition, we request you practice physical distancing of six feet apart.
Well-behaved, four-legged friends are welcome on your Garden visit. We ask that dogs remain on leash and on the path at all times.
Most seating will be unavailable during Phase One reopening. Please bring your own chair or blanket if you wish to linger.
Please follow the suggested one-way, accessible route through the Garden. The route is a complete circuit and you can walk it multiple times if desired.
No public restrooms are available in the Garden or nearby.
Events and Activities
The Garden is open for strolling only, and no events or special activities are permitted or scheduled at this time. This includes personal activities such as picnics and small gatherings greater than 4 people.
Groups of up to four individuals will be welcome.