DENVER (CBS4)– It will cost you more to visit the Denver Botanic Gardens. The Denver City Council approved an increase to admission fees last month.

Denver Botanic Gardens (credit: CBS)

The increase went into effect on New Year’s Day. Admission is $15 instead of the previous $12.50.

Larry Cole from Conifer sent in this photo taken at Denver Botanic Gardens on June 10.

This is the first admission increase for the Denver Botanic Gardens in more than a decade.