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.
February 1, 2023
Events Search and Views Navigation
The bold and lyrical large-scale sculptures of Rotraut will enliven the Garden trails while a selection of her paintings and small sculpture fill the Ottosen Gallery.…Find out more »
Explore the Garden with an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour that showcase desert plants from around the world and the Sonoran Desert. Visitors will have a chance to experience the Garden’s state-of-the-art greenhouses, witness rare and endangered desert plants, and learn about the Garden’s conservation and research work that protects desert plants for future generations.Find out more »
We look forward to seeing you Again
hours for general admission
8 a.m. – 8 p.m. Daily
7 a.m. Members-only Sundays and Wednesdays
Feb. 24 | Garden closes at 3 p.m.
Feb 25 -26 | Closed for anyone without a Devour ticket
Mar. 24 | Garden closes at 3 p.m.
Apr. 22 | Garden closes at noon
July 4 | Closed
January – March | The Plants and People of the Sonoran Desert Trail will close at sunset.
Visit For The Day
General Admission | $24.95 – $29.95
Youth 3 – 17 | $14.95 – $16.95
Children under 2 & members | FREE
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.