The Desert Botanical Garden is a living museum featuring more than 50,000 plants including rare, threatened and endangered species. Enjoy the many activities we offer such as specialized workshops, seasonal exhibits, special events, concerts and the opportunity to shop for unique items in our gift and plant shop.


Discover the tranquil vibrancy of desert plants nestled amid the red rocks of the Papago Buttes. Visitors can stroll through five thematic trails to explore the fascinating beauty of the Sonoran Desert, from towering cacti and alluring succulents to brilliant wildflowers and lush trees. Scroll through the Garden’s calendar so not to miss festive events and dazzling exhibitions. Delve deeper to learn about desert landscaping, nature art, cooking and wellness and more through the Garden’s various adult and children’s classes.


ADDRESS: 1201 N. Galvin Parkway Phoenix, AZ 85008
PHONE: 480-941-1225
TOLL-FREE: 888-314-9480

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