ADDRESS & CONTACT

1199 9th Ave

San Francisco, CA 94122

Email: info@sfbg.org

Phone: (415) 661-1316

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San Francisco Botanical Garden is a public/private partnership between San Francisco Botanical Garden Society and the San Francisco Recreation and Park Department.

Adult Programs

Hands-on Horticulture Workshops and Resources

 

Get up close and personal with plants through hands-on horticulture workshops like Pints and Plants, gardening workshops, and volunteer opportunities.

UPCOMING PROGRAMS

Pints and Plants: What Houseplants Want

Ask a Master Gardener  

Volunteer Opportunities:

Green Team Orientations  

Community Volunteer Days

RECENT PAST EXAMPLE PROGRAMS 

Grow Your Own Cocktail Garden

Pints and Plants: Fern Terrariums

COMING SOON

Plant Propagation Workshop

Health and Wellness

 

Time in nature helps alleviate stress, promoting positive emotional and physical health. Consider the Garden part of your health regimen and enjoy a mindful stroll or one of our wellness programs.

UPCOMING PROGRAMS​

Sound Meditation

Yoga in the Garden

Magnolia Moving Meditation

RECENT PAST EXAMPLE PROGRAMS 

Deep Listening®

Solstice Lantern Walk

Mini Nature Retreats

Botanical Art, Craft, and Literature

 

Plants have inspired art, craft, and literature for thousands of years. We celebrate nature as a muse through botanical art and craft workshops, author talks, and more.

UPCOMING PROGRAMS​​

Art & Algae Cyanotype Workshop with Josie Iselin

Impressed Botanicals: Nature Prints of the Bay Area Art Exhibit

Nature Printing the Spring Garden (sold out!)

Silent Book Club

Author Talks

RECENT PAST EXAMPLE PROGRAMS 

Botanical Illustration with Nina Antze

Watercolor with Sally Petru 

Wine and Wreaths

Wreath-making Workshops

LITQUAKE: Annual events occur in October

COMING SOON

Soap Making Workshop 

Natural Dyeing Workshop

Tours and Lectures

 

The Garden’s nearly 9,000 different kinds of plants means there are nearly endless stories to share about them. Join us for a free docent tour, seasonal highlight tour, or a Full Moon Walk to learn more about the Garden and its collections.

UPCOMING PROGRAMS​​

Full Moon Walks

Free Daily Docent Tours

Monthly Birding Walks

Private Magnolia Tours

RECENT PAST EXAMPLE PROGRAMS 

Magnolia Curator Tours

COMING SOON

The Earth in Her Hands Talk

Exploring South African Fauna Lecture