For 78 years, the Garden has taught local and international visitors about how to protect and preserve the Desert’s natural beauty. The Garden offers the world’s finest collection of plants from deserts around the world in a unique outdoor setting. The Garden has more than 50,000 plants throughout its five thematic trails, which illustrate topics such as conservation, desert living, plants and people of the Sonoran Desert and desert wildflowers. The Garden offers a variety of lectures and workshops on desert landscaping and horticulture, botanical art and illustration, nature art and photography and health and wellness. Explore the Garden and enjoy specialized tours, special events, seasonal exhibits, concerts, family activities and more.
The garden is open daily, except July 4, Thanksgiving Day and December 25
October-April: 8 a.m.- 8 p.m. | 7 a.m. for members Wednesday & Sunday
May-September: 7 a.m.- 8 p.m. | 6 a.m. for members Wednesday & Sunday
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- Payment Options: American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
- Working Hours: Monday: 8 A.M. - 8 P.M.Tuesday: 8 A.M. - 8 P.M.Wednesday: 8 A.M. - 8 P.M.Thursday: 8 A.M. - 8 P.M.Friday: 8 A.M. - 8 P.M.Saturday: 8 A.M. - 8 P.M.Sunday: 8 A.M. - 8 P.M.