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Desert Botanical Garden

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Address: 1201 N Galvin Pkwy, Phoenix, AZ 85008
Phone Number: +1 480-941-1225
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Activities: Viewing foliage
Description: Located in Papago Park, these gardens offer visitors an opportunity to...
Located in Papago Park, these gardens offer visitors an opportunity to learn about desert flora.
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Flower power reigns in the Desert

I had th sheer pleasure of taking my herbalist friend from back east to this wonderful garden mid week when no one was there. We took hundreds of pictures and had a glorious

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 3, 2015
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Chandler, Arizona
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Chandler, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

I had th sheer pleasure of taking my herbalist friend from back east to this wonderful garden mid week when no one was there. We took hundreds of pictures and had a glorious

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Sedona, AZ
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

Loved to go in the winter when the weather isn't so melting. Lots of Chuilly exhibits and that's great, although so much focus on that transfer attention away from the purpose of this garden.

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Anthem, Arizona
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17 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

An absolutely beautiful experience. The Botanical Gardens are a must-see if you live in or visit Phoenix. The annual butterfly exhibit is wonderful, too bad it won't be back until 2017.

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Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

This place is AWESOME year-round. You can get special deals - look for them. If you are visiting - look ahead for weekly deals. For the day pass - it is worth it - it is so beautiful to see what they have set up!!!!

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Bothell, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

We went for the flashlight tour, which was super informative and relaxing. I'm a nerd and I really enjoyed all the stations they had. The flashlight tour starts right before it gets dark, so you still get a chance to see the beauty of the park during the day. I'm not sure $22 per person is worth it though, and... More 

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

The DBG is one of my favorite spots in town. They have prepared such a beautiful garden of desert plants and succulents. Very interesting. . . . It's hot, but still a good thing to do early in the day. Their extra exhibits and shows are always fantastic --- just do it!

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

I live in Okla. City but my husband and I have a condo in Phoenix. I always take vacationing guests to the gardens, when we are in Phoenix. Now they have a nice restaurant that is very good. If you think that desert plants are boring, the garden will change your mind. Twice a year they have a butterfly pavilion... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

You can spend a day here in awe at the beauty of the desert. Very relaxing. Listen to the birds and take it all in. I'll be back

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Anthem, Arizona, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

I am a school bus driver and as such I have visited the Desert Botanical Gardens numbers times. Every time it is a new and interesting experience. A great experience. I highly recommend this tour!!

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Chandler, Arizona
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

The Garden has great and varied exhibits, music in the garden with such varied performers that includes excellent food, and we love it when there is a Chihuly glass exhibit! This is a must see!

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Additional Information about Desert Botanical Garden

Address: Address: 1201 N Galvin Pkwy, Phoenix, AZ 85008
Phone Number: +1 480-941-1225
Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 22 - 22

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