Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix, Arizona, United States | Botanical Gardens
Welcome to Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix, Southwestern, United States. Desert Botanical Garden?s commitment to the community is to advance excellence in education, research, exhibition, and conservation of desert plants of the world with emphasis on the SouthwesternUnited States. We will ensure that Desert Botanical Garden is always a compelling attraction in Phoenix that brings to life the many wonders of the desert.
Nestled amid the red buttes of Papago Park, the Desert Botanical Garden hosts one of the world?s finest collections of desert plants. One of only
44 Botanical Gardens accredited by the American Association of Museums, this one-of-a-kind museum showcases 50 acres of beautiful outdoor exhibits. Home to 139 rare, threatened and endangered plant species from around the world, the Garden offers interesting and inspiring experiences to more than 300,000 visitors each year.
A charter member of the Museum Association of Arizona and National Center for Plant Conservation, Desert Botanical Garden is fully accredited with the American Association of Museums and American Association of Botanical Gardens and Arboreta. It continues to build on its 63-year legacy of environmental stewardship, and has become nationally and internationally renowned for its plant collections, research and educational program