Let the Tucson Botanical Gardens host your next event.

Our beautiful garden setting is the ideal location for any event. We offer premier catering by Gallery of Food and full service event planning and staffing. Let us help you create a memorable and unique event. Click for Quick Rate Chart


The Tucson Botanical Gardens is one of Tucson’s most enchanting wedding venues. The lush garden setting, historic Tucson charm and dedicated staff provide a wedding experience that is truly magical. Let us welcome you and your loved ones to the urban oasis in the heart of Tucson.

Private Parties

The Tucson Botanical Gardens lends itself to a variety of different types of celebrations. The charming and versatile indoor and outdoor spaces make the perfect backdrop for:

  • Adult and child Birthday Parties
  • Bridal and baby Showers

Celebration of Life

Honor your loved ones in a beautiful garden setting. We can provide peaceful and inspiring spaces for small, intimate gatherings as well as large celebrations of life.  

Corporate Events

The Tucson Botanical Gardens offers indoor and outdoor options for Corporate meetings, retreats, special events and holiday parties. Let the lush Garden setting inspire creativity and focus amongst co-workers. Up to 150 guests can be accommodated. Plan a special dinner catered by our excellent in-house caterer, Gallery of Food, an evening under the stars or treat your employees to our Butterfly Magic display (call for pricing). 

Celebration of Life

In-House Catering

We offer premier catering from Gallery of Food. Gallery of Food owner, Kristine Jensen also runs our very own Café Botanica. Gallery of Food is a locally owned catering company that has been catering Tucson’s best event for over 20 years. Visit www.galleryoffood.com for more.

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Get in Contact With Us!

Call Us: 520.326.9686
Email Us: rentals@tucsonbotanicalgardens.com
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2150 North Alvernon Way, Tucson, AZ 85712  Map It

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Rental Spaces

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    Founder’s Room

    Perfect for corporate meetings or a small bridal shower, the Founder’s room is part of our new Visitor Center. 

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    Porter Hall/Reception Garden

    The Porter Hall and Reception Garden provides space to accommodate anywhere from 50 to 150 guests. The rental includes 693 sq. ft. in the historic Porter Home, which has wood floors, beamed ceilings, a decorative fireplace and a lovely glassed-in porch.  The outdoor patio is surrounded by trees, a water feature and a vine-covered gazebo. This rental includes banquet tables for a bar and buffet, 60 inch round tables, white garden chairs, and linens and napkins in your choice of color. 

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    Xeriscape Garden

    Xeriscape Garden is a beautiful outdoor patio with several ramadas, surrounded by a lush desert landscape. Rental provides banquet tables for a bar and buffet, along with cloth napkins.  

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    SAHBA Pavillion

    The SAHBA Pavilion features a large, open air space under a covered Ramada and can accommodate up to 200 guests.  

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    Education Building

    The Education Building is a great setting for business meetings, retreats and small parties and can accommodate up to 50 guests.

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