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.


Sundays in the Garden
Spring Concert Series

Sundays | March 5 - April 30 | 1:30 - 3 p.m. |
Free with Admission

Treat yourself to a wonderful afternoon outdoors, sipping wine, and listening to live music in the Performance Garden. Seating is limited, so please arrive early.

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Bloom Watch

Bloom Watch Updates April - July

Each year, for one evening only, Tohono Chul opens its doors to visitors from around the world to experience the majestic mass blooming of the Queen of the Night, the night-blooming cereus Peniocereus greggii. Be the first to know when Bloom Night happened by signing up for the newsletter and downloading our iPhone or Android app!

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Reptile Ramble

Fridays | April - June | 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!



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!


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!

Sign up for our newsletter and be the first to learn about upcoming events, sales, exhibits and classes.


Sign up today for the Bloom Watch email newsletter for the latest information on the progress of Bloom Night!

Bloom Watch

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

Reptile Ramble

Get engaged with everything from Southwest crafts to culture.

Classes, Lectures & Workshops

Treat yourself to a wonderful afternoon outdoors, sipping wine, and listening to live music!

Concert Series