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December 6, 2018

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Untamed: Wild Compositions by Frank Gonzales


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REMINDER: The Garden is closed Nov. 22, in the evening on Dec. 24 and for the entire day on…

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10:00 am

Behind-The-Scenes Tour


10:00 am – 10:45 am
Behind-The-Scenes Tour

REMINDER: The Garden is closed Nov. 22, in the evening on Dec. 24 and for the entire day on…

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5:30 pm

Las Noches de las Luminarias


5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Couple walking through Las Noches de las Luminarias at the Arizona Desert Botanical Garden

REMINDER: The Garden is closed in the evening on Dec. 24 and for the entire day on Dec. 25…

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Hours & Admission

CURRENT Hours For Las Noches de las Luminarias and Electric Desert
8 a.m. – 4 p.m.  (Daytime admission) 
The Garden is open for Las Noches de las Luminarias and Electric Desert ticket holders from 5:30 p.m. until 9:30 p.m. nightly. 

The Garden opens an hour early Wednesdays and Sundays for members. (7 a.m.)

The Garden hosts Community Day the second Tuesday of every month, where admission is complimentary. Community Day does not include Las Noches de las Luminarias. 

REGULAR HOURS
8 a.m. – 8 p.m. October – April
7 a.m. –  8 p.m. May- September

Holiday Closures
July 4
Thanksgiving Day (Nov. 28)
Christmas Day (Dec. 25)

Visit For The Day

General Admission – $24.95

Youth 3 – 17 – $12.95

Children under 3 – FREE

Members – FREE

Active Military Personnel – FREE (with valid government ID for general admission only)

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 more than you think you’ll need, and visit the Hydration Stations throughout the Garden to stay hydrated.
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

This Trail Guide

Review the guide before your visit. Find your path.

Visit like a pro

Check out these tips to maximize your experience.

plan your adventure

See the Tours & Activities, or check out the Garden Trails & Galleries

Family is happy in garden
Delicious food in the tray

Plan a meal here (it’s worth it)

Dine at Gertrude’s restaurant from 10:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday and Sunday or at Patio Café 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily, October through May.

Get your shop on

Visit the Garden Shop during their open hours, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily.

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. Rent strollers, electric scooters, wheelchairs and umbrellas at Admissions. 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.

READY TO SPEND A DAY AT THE GARDEN?

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Dec. 17-23, the Garden closes at 4 p.m. (last admission at 3 p.m.). Dec. 24 the Garden closes at 4 p.m. and is closed all day Dec. 25.