Arizona State Parks and Trails standard or premium passes are no longer accepted at Boyce Thompson Arboretum.


Unique garden areas at the Arboretum provide fascinating themed experiences. 

Children’s Garden: Get lost in the maze, dig for buried treasure and enjoy the sites, sounds and smells. This garden has something for all ages.

Taylor Legume Garden: This garden showcases some of the many members from the very important pea family of plants.

Cactus & Succulent Garden: 300 species of cacti and succulents call our Cactus Garden home. 

Herb Garden: You will find this garden to be an aromatic and culinary delight. Also located within the Herb Garden is the historic Clevenger House.

Australian Desert: Find yourself surrounded by trees and shrubs from the Land Down Under on this Australian Walkabout.

Demonstration Garden: This garden will give you design and plant selection ideas for your home landscape.