Tucson Botanical Gardens

2150 North Alvernon Way, Tucson, AZ 85712


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 A tranquil oasis in the heart of the city, located on the site of the historic Porter property, Tucson Botanical Gardens strives to be recognized as the best small public 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. Tropical butterflies from around the world are featured in the Cox Butterfly & Orchid Pavilion Oct.–May.

Year-round tours, community events, classes, and art exhibits. ​