Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix, Arizona

OPEN DAILY 8 A.M.|7 A.M. FOR MEMBERS WED. & SUN.

Desert Botanical Garden

Find Your Experience

In search of a stroller friendly day with the family, the perfect date-night spot, or a place to enjoy the local music scene? Look no further than Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix, Arizona.

Chihuly in the Desert

Dec. 3, 2021 - June 19, 2022

Dale Chihuly returns to the Sonoran Desert with a stunning new exhibition at two of Arizona’s most iconic venues, Desert Botanical Garden and Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin West.

Las Noches de las Luminarias | 2021

Select Days | Dec. 3 - Dec. 31, 2021

Discover the simplicity and beauty of Las Noches de las Luminarias this holiday season with 8,000 flickering luminarias and twinkling lights throughout the Garden. Enjoy festive drinks while listening to holiday melodies.

Dog Days at the Garden

Select Sunday mornings Jan. 9 – 30, 2022

Dog Days return in 2022. Enjoy a “pawsitively” perfect morning stroll through the Garden as you and your pup explore the beauty and sniffs of the trails.

Dinner on the Desert 2022

Apr 23, 2022

Dinner on the Desert 2022 brings together the beauty of the Garden and the elegance of Chihuly in the Desert for an unforgettable evening.

Your Garden at Home

Explore Your Garden at Home for activities, stories of conservation, plants in bloom and more.

Chihuly by the Numbers

Chihuly in the Desert opens Dec. 3 at the Garden and Frank Lloyd Wright's Taliesin West. Ever...

History of Las Noches de las Luminarias

Desert Botanical Garden’s longest-running tradition is Las Noches de las Luminarias (Luminaria)....

Winterize your Garden

Although winters are generally mild in the desert, here are some garden tips to keep your plants...

Luminaria Bag Activity for Children

‘Tis the season to start celebrating the holidays. What better way than to create your own...

Praiseworthy Plants (December 2021)

Candelilla (Euphorbia antisyphilitica) Join the December EcoQuest: Praiseworthy Plants For this...

Ken Duncan Sr. Q&A

For seven years, Ken Duncan Sr., founder and director of Yellow Bird Indian Dancers, has been...

Make A Date To Visit

See the daily lineup of activities, exhibits, events and classes at the Garden.

Thu 09 Dec, 2021

Dale Chihuly returns to the Sonoran Desert with a stunning new exhibition at two of Arizona’s most iconic venues, Desert Botanical Garden and Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin West.

Info & Tickets

Discover the simplicity and beauty of Las Noches de las Luminarias this holiday season with 8,000 flickering luminarias and twinkling lights throughout the Garden. Enjoy festive drinks while listening to holiday melodies.

Info & Tickets
Fri 10 Dec, 2021

Dale Chihuly returns to the Sonoran Desert with a stunning new exhibition at two of Arizona’s most iconic venues, Desert Botanical Garden and Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin West.

Info & Tickets

Discover the simplicity and beauty of Las Noches de las Luminarias this holiday season with 8,000 flickering luminarias and twinkling lights throughout the Garden. Enjoy festive drinks while listening to holiday melodies.

Info & Tickets
Sat 11 Dec, 2021

Dale Chihuly returns to the Sonoran Desert with a stunning new exhibition at two of Arizona’s most iconic venues, Desert Botanical Garden and Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin West.

Info & Tickets

Discover the simplicity and beauty of Las Noches de las Luminarias this holiday season with 8,000 flickering luminarias and twinkling lights throughout the Garden. Enjoy festive drinks while listening to holiday melodies.

Info & Tickets
Sun 12 Dec, 2021

Dale Chihuly returns to the Sonoran Desert with a stunning new exhibition at two of Arizona’s most iconic venues, Desert Botanical Garden and Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin West.

Info & Tickets

Discover the simplicity and beauty of Las Noches de las Luminarias this holiday season with 8,000 flickering luminarias and twinkling lights throughout the Garden. Enjoy festive drinks while listening to holiday melodies.

Info & Tickets
Mon 13 Dec, 2021

Dale Chihuly returns to the Sonoran Desert with a stunning new exhibition at two of Arizona’s most iconic venues, Desert Botanical Garden and Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin West.

Info & Tickets

Discover the simplicity and beauty of Las Noches de las Luminarias this holiday season with 8,000 flickering luminarias and twinkling lights throughout the Garden. Enjoy festive drinks while listening to holiday melodies.

Info & Tickets
Tue 14 Dec, 2021

Dale Chihuly returns to the Sonoran Desert with a stunning new exhibition at two of Arizona’s most iconic venues, Desert Botanical Garden and Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin West.

Info & Tickets

Discover the simplicity and beauty of Las Noches de las Luminarias this holiday season with 8,000 flickering luminarias and twinkling lights throughout the Garden. Enjoy festive drinks while listening to holiday melodies.

Info & Tickets
Wed 15 Dec, 2021

Dale Chihuly returns to the Sonoran Desert with a stunning new exhibition at two of Arizona’s most iconic venues, Desert Botanical Garden and Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin West.

Info & Tickets

Discover the simplicity and beauty of Las Noches de las Luminarias this holiday season with 8,000 flickering luminarias and twinkling lights throughout the Garden. Enjoy festive drinks while listening to holiday melodies.

Info & Tickets

Explore The Beauty

Think the desert is all dirt and tumbleweeds? Think again. Desert Botanical Garden is home to thousands of species of cactus, trees and flowers from all around the world spread across 55 acres in Phoenix, Arizona.

Experience The Garden As A Member

“I’ve been a member for almost 7 years it’s that good. I love taking visitors there and it keeps evolving. The art exhibits that change throughout the gardens are always fun and beautiful. Perfect place to get away while in the city and totally worth visiting if you’re from out of town!”

– William M., Member from Phoenix, AZ

Giving To The Garden

“We enjoy supporting the Garden’s work to preserve rare and endangered plant species. Every visit to the garden, we discover something new and it’s because of the hard work of the Garden staff.”

– Jen & Chris K., Members of Emerging Leaders

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The Garden closes every day in December at 4 p.m. and reopens at 5:30 p.m. for Luminaria. 
The Garden is closed Dec.24 at 4 p.m. and closed all day Dec.25.