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Tucson Botanical Gardens

Located in: Central Tucson District


2150 N. Alvernon Way
Tucson, AZ 85712
United States

Phone: 520-326-9686

Fax: 520-324-0166

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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.

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    Based on 860 reviews
  • #20 of 267 things to do in Tucson
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A must see for all Tucsonans

This is a wonderful place to visit and educate yourself on landscaping in Tucson. I take my students every year to learn sustainability of our very limited resource...water. It also has a amazing...

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A little haven of peace and quiet

Visiting Tucson from the UK and limited to public transport we decided to catch the bus to the gardens today. So glad we did. Beautiful well kept environment, with easy walking and delightful...

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Large collection of native and imported places

It is beautiful in the spring when the cactus bloom. In the fall you have blooming vines. Lots of places to sit and rest and enjoy. There is a restaurant and gift shop. I feel it is over priced.

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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