The mission of Tohono Chul Park is to enrich people's lives by connecting them with the wonders of nature, art and culture in the Sonoran Desert region and inspiring wise stewardship of the natural world.


Holiday Nights

Fridays & Saturdays | 5:30 - 8:30 p.m.
December 2,3 | 9,10 | 16,17
$12 member, $16 non-member
$3 kids under 12

Stroll along paths garlanded with over a million twinkling lights while musicians and artists perform throughout the Gardens.


Closed for Christmas

The gardens are closed Christmas Day and close at 3 p.m. on Christmas Eve. We resume normal hours of operation on Monday, December 26.

Wishing you a happy & safe holiday from the Tohono Chul Family!


2017 Calendars Are Here!

Enjoy breathtaking photography of the native flora and fauna throughout the award-winning gardens. These calendars make great gifts and are available in the museums shops and online!



Discover one of the world's great botanical gardens in your own backyard! Over 49 acres of trails gardens, and unique Sonoran Desert Habitat await you.


Art Galleries

Tohono Chul has three distinct art galleries throughout the gardens featuring ever changing exhibits showcasing local and regional artists.

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Explore the diverse culture of the Sonoran Desert through our multiple galleries, themed museum shops, many special events and sales, or even a hearty meal in our Garden Bistro.

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Enjoy a variety of benefits, including the joy of knowing that your membership supports one of the Southwest's most treasured natural and cultural resources!

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Over a million twinkle lights envelop the gardens the first three Fridays & Saturdays in December!

Holiday Nights

Enjoy breathtaking photography taken throughout the award-winning gardens!

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Get engaged with everything from Southwest crafts to culture.

Classes, Lectures & Workshops

Your Membership allows us to keep our gates open and our flowers blooming all year long!

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