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.

Desert Landscape School Classes

NOW - Aug. 11

Desert Landscape School is an immersive experience on various aspects of desert landscapes and gardening. The School provides you with many opportunities to practice landscape skills alongside Garden horticultural experts.

Storytime

Jun. 7-11, 14-18, 21-25, 28- 30 & Jul. 1, 12-15, 19-22 & 26

Desert Botanical Garden is excited to launch children’s storytime on various mornings this summer. Each day Garden instructors will read different nature-themed books that highlight the wonders of the desert.

Desert Kids Camp

Jul. 13 - 26

Spend time at the Garden this summer! Kids ages 3-12 and their caregivers can enjoy these summer drop-in experiences filled with music, activities, games and more all in the Garden’s outdoor classroom.

Sonoran Sippin 2022

Jun. 24, Jul. 22, Aug. 26, Sep. 23*

Sunsets. Saguaros. Sonoran Sippin’. Summer’s on at the Garden. Bring your friends and family to enjoy Friday nights together with a complimentary drink, live music, Garden strolls and more!

Flashlight Nights 2022

Saturdays | Jul. 16 - Sep. 3

Grab your flashlight and get your glow on! Experience the desert after dark with hands-on activities, live dance, musical performances, cool treats, a farmers’ market and more. Perfect for a “cool” summer date night or family adventure.

Your Garden at Home

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

June 2022 EcoQuest: Unfamiliar Pollinators

Join the June EcoQuest: Unfamiliar Pollinators WHAT TO OBSERVE: Let’s celebrate Pollinator Week,...

Father’s Day Digital Cards

Celebrate Father's Day by sharing the beauty of the Garden to a dad in your life with these free...

Five Tips To Care For Your Plants This Summer

Monsoon season is approaching in the Valley. Learn how to care for your plants and garden with...

Paper Flowers For Mom

Explore three plants kids can grow with help from an adult family member. Growing vegetables is a simple way to introduce young children to gardening.

Girl Scout’s Sonoran Search

Play, learn and discover the Sonoran Desert this summer at Flashlight Nights. Girl Scouts will...

Counting Saguaros

Looking for a great family activity? Head outside in your neighborhood and help the Garden in its...

Make A Date To Visit

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

Fri 01 Jul, 2022

Desert Landscape School is an immersive experience on various aspects of desert landscapes and gardening. The School provides you with many opportunities to practice landscape skills alongside Garden horticultural experts.

Info & Tickets

Desert Botanical Garden is excited to launch children’s storytime on various mornings this summer. Each day Garden instructors will read different nature-themed books that highlight the wonders of the desert.

Info & Tickets
Sat 02 Jul, 2022

Desert Landscape School is an immersive experience on various aspects of desert landscapes and gardening. The School provides you with many opportunities to practice landscape skills alongside Garden horticultural experts.

Info & Tickets
Sun 03 Jul, 2022

Desert Landscape School is an immersive experience on various aspects of desert landscapes and gardening. The School provides you with many opportunities to practice landscape skills alongside Garden horticultural experts.

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Mon 04 Jul, 2022

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Tue 05 Jul, 2022

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Wed 06 Jul, 2022

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Thu 07 Jul, 2022

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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 will be closed to the public July 4-11. We look forward to seeing you again on July 12.

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