Urban Forestry Certificate Program

Urban Forestry Certificate Program

The Urban Forestry Certification Program was developed with support from the Arizona Department of Forestry and Fire Management to train citizens of southern Arizona to become better stewards of our urban forests.  This program offers professional development for landscape and nursery professionals as well as anyone preparing to take the ISA Certified Arborist® exam (but does […]

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Docent Training

Docent Training

Do you love the Tucson Botanical Gardens and want to share your enthusiasm and knowledge with others? Would you like to deepen your knowledge of local flora and fauna, environmental education, water-wise gardening, and the cultural connections between people and plants?

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DIY Desert Design

DIY Desert Design

This 6-class course, taught by the Garden’s knowledgeable Docents, will provide you with the information and inspiration you need to plan a personal, beautiful and successful garden in our unique desert environment.  The program will lead you step-by-step through each design consideration including the unique growing conditions of the Sonoran Desert, water conservation, and selecting […]

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For Teachers

For Teachers

The Tucson Botanical Gardens’ diverse plant life provides an ideal platform for strengthening connections between school curricula and the natural world.

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For Families

For Families

    Explore the wonders of nature at the Gardens during our Family Fun Days, Summer Camps and other programs.    

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