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Tucson Botanical Gardens

Central Tucson


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 638 reviews
  • #16 of 275 things to do in Tucson
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Beautiful and educational half day outing

Love the Frida Kahlo exhibit! The butterfly room is a hit with everyone. The cactus display is extensive. The gift shop has a nice variety of items. The people who work there are very friendly. Can't...

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And Frida Kahlo, too!

This is a charming set of garden "rooms" set on 5 acres of land in the heart of Tucson. It would serve as an excellent introduction to desert plants and is appropriate for those with disabilities...

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Amazing place

Absolutely beautiful place. Went with family including a 16-year-old and a 12-year-old. Everyone was entertained. The butterfly room was a huge hit with everyone in our party aged 80 to 12. We also...

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

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Meeting Facilities

  • Number of Meeting Rooms 5
  • Total Meeting Space 576
  • Banquet Capacity 200
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  • Reception Capacity: 300
  • Theatre Capacity: 250
  • Ceiling: 16