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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 plans to roam and enjoy the Garden’s beauty. We hope to see you soon.

We look forward to seeing you Again

Hours & Admission

Current HOURS FOR GENERAL ADMISSION

Friday – Sunday
6 a.m. – noon
last admission 11 a.m. 

5 – 9 p.m.
last admission 8 p.m.

Monday – Thursday
7 a.m. – noon
last admission 11 a.m.

5 – 9 p.m.
last admission 8 p.m.

Dog Days at the Garden
Wednesdays & Sundays
6 a.m. – 9 a.m.
last admission 8:30 a.m.

Garden Closures
July 1 – 5, 2020
Thanksgiving Day (Nov. 26)
Christmas Day (Dec. 25)

Visit For The Day

General Admission | $14.95

Youth 3 – 17 | $9.95

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.

Sunscreen spray

SUNSCREEN

Arizona’s weather is consistently sunny. Make sure to wear and reapply throughout your visit.

Glasses

Hat & Sunglasses

Shade your eyes so you can better take in the stunning views without squinting.

Water bottle

WATER

Bring a refillable waterbottle–the Garden has two open hydration stations.

Camera

camera

Capture all the of the beautiful plants and animals you’ll see.

Shoe

comfortable shoes

The trails are easy to walk, but you’ll definitely want comfortable footwear.

path

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.

plan your adventure

Check out our current trail guide before you visit.

Family Exploring Wildflower Trail at Desert Botanical Garden
Delicious food in the tray

Plan a meal here

Explore our current dining offerings while you visit.

Get your shop on

Visit the Garden Shop during your Garden visit.

Arrangements of cloths in drawer
Kid in the pram with family in the garden

Garden accessibility

The Garden is fully accessible via wheelchair, and most trails are stroller friendly. Scooters can be reserved for $30.95. 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.

WHAT TO LEAVE AT HOME

Dog

PETS OR THERAPY ANIMALS*

Basket

PICNICKING ITEMS

Gun

WEAPONS OR FIREARMS

* Only service dogs or miniature horses are allowed. If you would like to bring your dog to the Garden, please visit Dogs’ Day in the Garden.

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