Dog Days of Summer

Dog Days of Summer

The Gardens are open for dog-walking!
Every day during Garden hours.
Tucson Botanical Gardens is closed July 4.
As the temperature climbs, find a shady oasis for dogs and humans alike. Treat your pooch to a morning walk under a cooling canopy of mesquite trees. Visit the Gardens for Twilight Thursdays and Frida Fridays and relax on the patio of Cafe Botanica as you enjoy a dinner full of fresh flavors. Dogs welcome! Dog admission is $3, or purchase a Dog Membership…
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Frida Kahlo: Art, Garden, Life

Frida Kahlo: Art, Garden, Life

Extended through Aug. 31, 2017!
Included with admission.
Due to the amazing popularity and response to this breathtaking exhibit, Frida Kahlo: Art, Garden, Life will continue through August. Now you will have three more months to enjoy the colors and inspiration of Frida’s garden! Also remaining is Frida: Portraits by Nikolas Muray, a photography exhibit brought to Porter Hall by Etherton Gallery…
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Fourth Friday Farmers' & Artisans' Market

Fourth Friday Farmers' & Artisans' Market

Friday, Jul. 28
5 to 8 p.m.
Tucson Botanical Gardens is delighted to host a Farmers’ and Artisans’ Market brought to us by FoodInRoot, the same folks who organize the St. Phillip’s Plaza and Second Saturdays Markets. Enjoy browsing selections from Tucson’s most creative artists and craftspeople, pick up fresh produce for weekend meals or simply enjoy strolling the garden setting after the heat of a summer day…
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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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