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.
June 3, 2023
Events Search and Views Navigation
Make summer shine at Flashlight Nights. Bring a flashlight and enjoy the Garden after dark with performances, cool treats, hands-on activities and creature features.Find out more »
The Rite of Spring
Surrounded by the matchless Desert Botanical Garden landscape with the setting sun as a backdrop, join us for a world premiere performance that promises to capture the beauty and complexity of dance in an artistic performance that is uniquely Arizonan at An Evening at Desert Botanical Garden.Find out more »
We look forward to seeing you Again
hours for general admission
May 1 – Sept. 30
7 a.m. – 8 p.m. (9 p.m. Flashlight Nights)
6 a.m. Members-only Sundays and Wednesdays
July 1 – 7 | Closed
Visit For The Day
June 1 – Sept. 4 | Admissions for all guests will be $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.
WHAT TO LEAVE AT HOME
PETS OR THERAPY ANIMALS*
WEAPONS OR FIREARMS
* Only service dogs or miniature horses are allowed. If you would like to bring your dog to the Garden, please visit Dog Days in the Garden.