Education & Programs
Author Events

The Garden hosts authors as a part of educational programs.

Find programs and upcoming events on calendar here.

If you are interested in sharing your book through an event with the garden, please contact our Education Director.

If you are interested in sharing your book through our Merchandise Sales, please contact us here.

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Children's Tours

College Internships

Docent Training

Horticultural Seminar

Mission Statement
The mission of the Ruth Bancroft Garden, Inc. is to preserve this exceptional example of garden design and to continue to develop its collection of water-conserving plants for the education and enjoyment of the public.
Grant Funders

The Ruth Bancroft Garden would like to recognize the following grant funders:

The Quest Foundation for funding our Education Coordinator’s position

The Stanley Smith Horticultural Trust for funding our directional signs.

The California Horticultural Society for funding towards our restoration projects.

The Ruth Bancroft Garden GardenConservancy