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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


Visit the Gardens and enjoy an experience that includes displays of rocks and minerals from the collection of Harrison Yocum. See them incorporated into the gardens and exhibits, and find some for sale in the gift shop as well! Enjoy a meal in the café and visit Butterfly Magic (seasonal) and view the local art in the gallery. This is truly the jewel of Central Tucson.

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  • #24 of 294 things to do in Tucson
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Where Even Thorns Are Beautiful!

On the day before Tucson closed due to Covid-19, we four 'seniors' from the NE USA ventured into the Botanical Gardens. We were astounded by the beauty and variety of the collection of cacti and...

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Delightful place!

We stopped here as an afterthought, and were surprised by how nice it was: friendly staff, beautiful well thought out paths and gardens, and a magnificent indoor butterfly exhibit. Right in the...

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A Great Place!

What a beautiful place to wander through for a half day or so... plants, birds, butterflies, sculpture, ... even its gift shop is lovely! It also has a cute cafe.

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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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