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Dog Days of Summer

Dog Days of Summer

June 1, 2018 through Sep. 30 2018
7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Bring your furry friend along to the gardens this summer!
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Quilt for a Cause: Christmas in July

Quilt for a Cause: Christmas in July

July 1st – 30th 
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
A Garden of Quilts exhibit will be closing out its last month here at the gardens with a little holiday cheer. All the quilts featured for July will be featuring the colors and themes of Christmas.
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Summer Camps!

Summer Camps!

Budding Botanist, Ages 5-7:  June 18-22 or June 25-29 
Plant Power, Ages 8-12: July 16-20, or July 23-27
Join-us during one of four week-long camps! Tucson Botanical Gardens offers a tranquil and shady setting for growing an appreciation of nature and exploring the ecology of plants, insects, and other garden dwellers.

Visit Us!

Located on the site of the historic Porter property, Reader’s Digest named Tucson Botanical Gardens as the BEST Secret Garden in America. Among mature trees and expertly cultivated foliage, specialty gardens such as the Cactus & Succulent Garden, Barrio Garden and Herb Garden highlight the diversity of native plants while offering a lush oasis in the heart of Tucson. Tropical butterflies from around the world are featured in the Cox Butterfly & Orchid Pavilion Oct.–May. Experience year-round tours, community events, classes, and art exhibits, as well as the creative, seasonal menu of Café Botanica. Now celebrating 40 years of living beauty, The Tucson Botanical Gardens is a unique gem not to be missed.

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