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April 20 Free – $15
@ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Boyce Thompson Arboretum: Arboretum Discovery Tour
Discover Arizona’s first and oldest botanical garden.
With collections from many of the worlds’ deserts, you will learn how this myriad of plants are crucial to our survival. Learn what makes desert plants unique and allows them to survive in regions with such low precipitation. This tour will last approximately one hour and cover 0.5 miles. This introduction to Boyce Thompson Arboretum is a great gateway to further involvement at BTA and is accessible for most everyone. Space is very limited so pre-registration is required. Please check-in at the Visitor’s Center at least 10 minutes prior to the start of your tour. Unclaimed reservations will be released to other guests at that time.
Space is very limited, pre-registration is required.
10:00 am & 11:30 am
- All tours and programs require pre-registration. Guests can explore the gardens and trails on their own without reservations.*
- All tours except the General Tour require a fee of $5/$3 members. These modest fees support BTA and allow visitors to reserve their spot – necessary because capacity is limited due to public health and safety guidelines.
- Registration does not include admission into the arboretum:
GENERAL ADMISSION: $15CHILDREN’S ADMISSION (Ages 5-12): $5MEMBERS ADMISSION: $0FRONTLINE HEROES: $0To all the medical professionals fighting the Covid-19 pandemic on the front lines:WE THANK AND SALUTE YOU! Please enjoy free admission and let the cooler temps and shady trails of Boyce Thompson Arboretum soothe your soul and refresh your spirits. Simply show your credentials at the admissions window. We appreciate your brave care of our loved ones!