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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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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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    Based on 814 reviews
  • #21 of 313 things to do in Tucson
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Surprising excellent garden

While the gardens are not large there is a surprising amount of diversity. Of course, the Sonoran Desert gardens are impressive, Interesting, beautiful and very photogenic. I was quite surprised by...

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Awesome Desert Museum

My wife and I were visiting her brother and sister in law in Tuscon, and decided to go to the Tuscon Botanical Gardens, it is very expansive, with many animals enclosed and out in their own...

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Botany crash course and beautiful

If you'd like to learn a lot about deserts and cactus, in a short and beautiful time, this is the place. Sure, you can cruise thru and just enjoy it but if you take the time, you'll get a real...

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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