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 and Saturdays: 10am - 11:30am
Sundays: 11am - 12:30pm
November - March
Saturdays: 10am - 11:30am
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 should be scheduled at least 6 weeks prior to your visit. Please download our Group Tour Reservation Form (PDF / Word) and email it to the tour coordinator or mail it to the office. 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 Education Director.