Self-guided tour books are available whenever the Garden is open. Check in with staff for a self-guided tour book and a brief orientation.
Docent-Led Tours cover the history of the Garden and the wonderful plant collection
April - October
Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays: 11 am - 12:30 pm
November - March
Saturdays and Sundays: 11 am - 12:30 pm
We do not take reservations for pre-scheduled walk-in tours. Groups of ten or more should schedule a Group Tour (see information below).
Docent-led group tours for groups of 10 or more must be scheduled at least 6 weeks prior to your visit. To schedule a group tour, fill out the form below or download our Group Tour Reservation Form and mail it to the office or email it to our tour coordinator. We will contact you shortly after receiving your reservation form.
The Garden offers a two-hour field trip program that meets the California curriculum standards for the third grade but can be adapted for students of all ages. Learn more here. Schedule a Children's Tour by contacting our Tour Coordinator.