Explore the wonders of nature at the Gardens during our Family Fun Days, Summer Camps and other programs.

 

 

Family Fun Day

Wednesday, March 21 from 9 a.m. to noon

Included with admission (Free for Garden Members)

Join us for a special day just for children and their families!  Our knowledgeable docents will help children connect to nature and the natural world with games, crafts, and presentations.


Budding Botanist Camp: Ages 5-7

Session 1: June, 18-22, 8 a.m. to noon each day:  Register Here

Session 2: June 25-29, 8 a.m. to noon each day: Register Here

$200, $160 Members

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.  Campers will spend each morning conducting experiments, journaling, and playing games to expand their understanding of the flora and fauna at the Gardens.


Plant Power Summer Camp: Ages 8-11

Session 1: July 16-20, 8 a.m. to noon each day: Register Here

Session 2: July 23-27, 8 a.m. to noon each day: Register Here

$200, $160 Members

Plants play a major role in our everyday lives.  Join us for a weeklong exploration of plant-animal interactions. Campers will gain a renewed admiration for nature in a lush garden setting. They will learn about Sonoran Desert ecology, conduct experiments to understand how plants work, practice caring for a garden and express their creativity with painting and journaling.