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.
Advance Ticket reservations are required.
We look forward to seeing you Again
Hours & Admission
Current HOURS FOR GENERAL ADMISSION
Oct. 1 – Dec. 30
8 a.m. – 8 p.m.
7 a.m. for members Wednesday & Sunday
4 p.m. closure on Luminaria dates
Thanksgiving Day | Nov. 26, 2020
Christmas Day | Dec. 25, 2020
Fourth of July | July, 4, 2021
Thanksgiving Day | Nov. 25, 2021
Christmas Day | Dec. 25, 2021
Visit For The Day
Sept. 8 – Dec. 30
General Admission | $14.95 – $29.95
Youth 3 – 17 | $9.95 – $14.95
Children under 3 | FREE
Members | FREE
Active Military Personnel | FREE (with valid government ID for General Admission only)
*General Admission does not include special 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.
Hat & Sunglasses
Shade your eyes so you can better take in the stunning views without squinting.
Bring a refillable waterbottle–the Garden has two open hydration stations.
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.
A Face Covering
For guests 6 years and older. Per the City of Phoenix mandate, face coverings are required in public.
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 reserved for $35.95 for non-members and $30.95 for members. Reservations are complimentary to members at the Cholla level and above. Please contact the Call Center at 480.941.1225 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily to make a reservation. Wheelchairs and electric scooters will be sanitized after each use. The Garden cannot rent strollers for children under 2 years old. First-come, first-served basis.