The Garden is Open
Desert Botanical Garden is here to help you enjoy the beauty of the desert and care about it. Join us for a future event or exhibit or simply make a reservation to roam and enjoy the Garden’s beauty. We hope to see you soon.
We look forward to seeing you Again
hours for general admission
october – april
8 a.m. – 8 p.m.
7 a.m. Members-only Sundays and Wednesdays
Nov. 23 | Closed
dec. 25 | Closed
NOV. 24-25 | Garden closes at 4 p.m.
Dec. 1-2, 8-9, 15-17, 19-24, 26-31 | Garden closes at 4 p.m. and reopens at 5:30 p.m. for Las Noches de las Luminarias.
FEB 24-25 | Garden closed to public
Visit For The Day
Children under 2 & members | FREE
Community day | FREE
(Second Tuesday of every month)
Active Military Personnel | FREE (with valid government ID for General Admission only)
*General Admission does not include special ticketed events or exhibitions.
What To Bring
To fully enjoy your visit, make sure you bring these items.
Arizona’s weather is consistently sunny. Make sure to wear and reapply throughout your visit.
Bring a refillable waterbottle–the Garden has two open hydration stations.
Hat & Sunglasses
Shade your eyes so you can better take in the stunning views without squinting.
Capture all the of the beautiful plants and animals you’ll see.
The trails are easy to walk, but you’ll definitely want comfortable footwear.
Visit like a pro
Check out these tips to maximize your experience.
The Garden is fully accessible via wheelchair, and most trails are stroller friendly. Scooters can be rented for $40 for non-members and $35 for members. Wheelchairs and electric scooters will be available on a first-come, first-served basis at admissions and will be sanitized after each use.