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Chiles, Chocolate, & Day of the Dead

October 25 & 26 | 9am-4pm
$15 General Public | $5 Members | Children 12 and under Free

Come celebrate your memories, and make new ones, with our sixth annual salute to the fiery chile and decadent chocolate. Tickets available September 2!

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Sundays in the Garden

October - November | 1:30-3pm
Free with Admission

Join us every Sunday this fall in the Performance Garden. Treat yourself to a wonderful afternoon outdoors, sipping wine, and listening to live music. Brought to you in part by the Tucson Guitar Society.

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Guatemalan Crafts Sale

November 8 & 9 | 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Free Admission During the Sale

This special trunk show hosts an array of clothing from flowered square-cut blouses to belts, purses, vests, table runners and beaded jewelry.

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$25,000 Art Grant Recipient

The Exhibits Department just received a Community Investment Grant from the Arizona Commission on the Arts for the second year in a row for their arts programming and support of the local artist community!



Discover one of the world's great botanical gardens in your own backyard! Over 49 acres of trails gardens, and unique Sonoran Desert Habitat await you.

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Bottomless Mimosas & Margaritas

Join us at the Garden Bistro for bottomless prickly pear mimosas and margaritas as we celebrate the summer prickly pear harvest. Get this refreshing pink-drink deal seven days a week for $14 (with entrée purchase).


Art Galleries

Tohono Chul has three distinct art galleries throughout the gardens featuring ever changing exhibits showcasing local and regional artists.

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We're the first to fly out of Arizona!

A male Monarch Butterfly, tagged November 2016 by Volunteer Pam Olson, was identified at The Living Desert Zoo & Gardens in California on February 5. The butterfly had a grand 325-mile adventure! Click on the green button for more information about the SW Monarch Study!

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Explore the diverse culture of the Sonoran Desert through our multiple galleries, themed museum shops, many special events and sales, or even a hearty meal in our Garden Bistro.

This special trunk show hosts an array of clothing, contemporary purses, vests, table runners and colorful beaded jewelry.

Guatemalan Crafts Sale

Come celebrate your memories, and make new ones, with our sixth annual salute to the fiery chile and decadent chocolate.

Chiles & Chocolate

Get engaged with everything from Southwest crafts to culture.

Classes, Lectures & Workshops

Join us for our fall outdoor concert series every Sunday this October through November in the Performance Garden.

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