Discover the unique tropical plant collection of the Conservatory through the lens of craft brews. Some of San Francisco’s finest craft brew masters will set up shop on the third Friday of the month at our Victorian greenhouse, telling the tall tales of botanical brewing and proffering their delicious elixirs. See the full calendar of Botanical and Brews events.

Ferment Drink Repeat – Ferment.Drink.Repeat is an award-winning brewery located in San Francisco’s sunny Portola neighborhood owned by Kevin and Shae Inglin – a husband and wife team who served as an Army family for 21 years and now just want to serve great beer! Our mission is to create an inviting, community-focused Brewery and Tap Room serving innovative, exciting, top-quality handcrafted products to the beer lovers of the city. At FDR, we have a simple ethos: Build a great community around great beer!

HenHouse Brewing Company – Founded in 2011, we crank out awesome beers 30 barrels at a time in uncompromising and fearless pursuit of our goal: creating new and interesting kinds of delicious. HenHouse is the work of our hands, hearts and brains and we hope you enjoy the beer as much as we enjoy making it.

General Admission – $27 – General admission ticket holders receive a complimentary craft brew of their choice and enjoy access to the Conservatory from 6:30 pm to 10:30 pm as well as the Beer Garden on the Palm Terrace from 6:30p.m. to 11:30 p.m.

Master Brewer – $75 – Slip away with an exclusive tasting flight, featuring our acclaimed host breweries. Experience a guided tasting by expert craft beer makers who will explore the varieties and flavors of four different brew samples.


  • One flight of 4 beers, handpicked by our host breweries
  • One souvenir beer flight glass
  • A $10 food credit that can be redeemed at beer garden food trucks
  • Same ticket access and benefits as General Admission