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Fall Plant Sale

Members’ Preview | Oct. 11 | 12-6pm
General Public | Oct. 14 | 9am-5pm
General Public | Oct. 15 | 10am-4pm

The fall season is an excellent time to plant! Choose from over 1,000 different species to add to your yard or garden. The plant sale is located on the east side of the grounds in the Propagation Area at 7211 N. Northern Avenue, which is the first street just west of the Ina and Oracle intersection.

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Chiles & Chocolate

October 27 & 28 | 9am-4pm
Tickets available September 1!

A homage to the cult of the fiery chile and decadent chocolate in celebration of the enduring tradition of Día de los Muertos! Enjoy chile and Day of the Dead inspired crafts, chile and chocolate culinary delights and demonstrations, chile roasters, entertainment, local artists, free Day of the Dead-themed face painting and children’s activities.

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Reptile Ramble

Fridays | August - October | 10 a.m. |
Free with Admission

Meet scaled and slithery creatures from snakes and lizards to tortoises and turtles of the Sonoran Desert. Learn how they move, how they eat, and where they live!

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Bottomless Mimosas & Margaritas

Celebrate the Prickly Pear Harvest!

Join us at the Garden Bistro for bottomless prickly pear mimosas and margaritas as we celebrate the summer prickly pear harvest. Get this refreshing pink-drink deal seven days a week for $14 (with entrée purchase).

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Nature

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.

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We're the first to fly out of Arizona!

A male Monarch Butterfly, tagged November 2016 by Volunteer Pam Olson, was identified at The Living Desert Zoo & Gardens in California on February 5. The butterfly had a grand 325-mile adventure! Click on the green button for more information about the Southwest Monarch Study!

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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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Culture

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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Bloom Watch

The fall season is an excellent time to plant! Choose from over 1,000 different species to add to your yard or garden.

Fall Plant Sale

 
Get engaged with everything from Southwest crafts to culture.

Classes, Lectures & Workshops

A homage to the cult of the fiery chile & decadent chocolate in celebration to the enduring tradition of Día de los Muertos!

Chiles & Chocolate