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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: A Garden of Quilts

Quilt for a Cause: A Garden of Quilts

April. 7, 2018 through July 30, 2018
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
A new exhibit for the summer brings the traditional art of quilting to the Gardens. Quilt for a Cause was started in 2003 by local Tucson quilter Jeannie Coleman as a way to make a difference in the local community and has grown to include hundreds of artists. Over three dozen, hand-crafted quilts will be on display and for sale. Proceeds going to help the Tucson Botanical Gardens and Quilt for a Cause.
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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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