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Tucson Botanical Gardens

Central Tucson District

2150 N. Alvernon Way
Tucson, AZ 85712
United States

Phone: 520-326-9686


Fax: 520-324-0166


  • Green Business

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 daily 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Closed July 4th, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Day and New Year's Day. Admission: June-Sept.: $9 adults, $8 senior/student/military, $5 for children 4-17 and free for children 3 & under and members. Oct.-May: $13 adults, $12 senior/student/military, $7.50 children 4-17, free to children 3 & under and members (Includes entrance to Butterfly Magic). Memberships available. For more information visit our website.

  • TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
    Based on 956 reviews
  • #38 of 662 things to do in Tucson
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Not to be missed at any season

This is a great place at any season (except midsummer. They cram amazing amounts of flowers, butterflies, art and useful information in a small space. Our recent visit was one of many over the...

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Christmas Garden was Disappointing!

After reading the information about the Christmas lights, 10 Foot Pointsetta tree and Korean lanterns, we were looking forward to a much anticipated visit. However, we were extremely disappointed...

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Cafe staff

My sister and I were on vacation so wanted to see the garden we very much liked it and the butterfly house. We decided to go to the cafe there for a drink and something light to eat because we had a...

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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Children Welcomed
  • Patio Dining
  • Refrigerator

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Meeting Facilities

  • Number of Meeting Rooms 5
  • Total Meeting Space 2500
  • Largest Meeting Room 576
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  • Banquet Capacity: 200
  • Reception Capacity: 300
  • Theatre Capacity: 250
  • Classroom Capacity: 70
  • Ceiling: 16

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