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Tucson Botanical Gardens

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2150 N. Alvernon Way
Tucson, AZ 85712
Contact: Mary Ann Confrey
Title: Events Services Manager
Phone: 520-326-9686
Fax: 520-324-0166

An urban oasis of 5.5 acres with 17 residentially-scaled specialty gardens. The Gardens has a seasonal, live tropical Butterfly Exhibit, Butterfly Magic. Eclectic Gift Shop, Monthly Rotating Art Exhibits, Birdhouse Cafe, Tours and Classes available. Open Monday through Friday 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Sat. and Sun. 6:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Admission: May through October pricing: $9 adults, $8 senior/student/military, $5 for children 4-12 and free for children under 4 and members. November through May pricing: $13 adult, $12 senior/student/military, $7.50 children 4 to 12, free to children under 4 and members (Includes entrance to Butterfly Magic) Memberships available. For more information visit our website.

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Nature Connects, Art with Lego Bricks

September 11, 2015 - January 03, 2016
Event Location: 2150 N. Alvernon Way, Tucson, AZ 85712
Phone: 520-326-9686 ext 10
Nature Connects®, art with LEGO® bricks, is a traveling exhibit, featuring 13 nature-inspired sculptures. The impressive designs are the work of acclaimed artist, Sean Kenney. Th...more

Butterfly Magic at the Gardens

October 01, 2015 - May 31, 2016
Event Location: 2150 N. Alvernon Way, Tucson, AZ 85712
Phone: 520-326-9686
Every day, through May, Tucson Botanical Gardens presents a live tropical butterfly exhibit. View colorful butterflies fluttering and marvel at nature's flying flowers at the new Cox C...more
Tucson Botanical Gardens Meeting Facility
  • # of Rooms: 5
  • Total Sqft.: 576
  • Theatre Capacity: 250
  • Banquet Capacity: 200
  • Reception Capacity: 300
  • Ceiling: 16
  • Description: Features a large open air covered Ramada perfect for Birthday parties Staged events and Ceremonies
  • Banquet 2nd largest room capacity: 50
  • Banquet indoor capacity: 175
  • Banquet largest room capacity: 100
  • Banquet open holidays:
  • Banquet outdoor/patio capacity: 200
  • Banquet outside catering options:
  • Banquet private rooms available:
  • Special information (entertainment, services etc.): Have your event in a beautiful, lush garden setting. Weddings, meetings, birthdays, memorials, and private parties.
  • Wedding contact: Mary Ann Confrey
  • Wedding contact phone number: 520.326.9686 x.29
  • Wedding facilities: