Public Tours

Enjoy a 90 minute walking tour with a Garden Docent and see what's blooming in the California collection, as well as in other Mediterranean climate regions such as South Africa and Chile.

Pre-registration is required.

Garden Tours are free with general admission to the Garden – learn more here

Parties of 6 or more are asked to schedule a private tour - learn more below

Private Tours

Groups of 8 or more may schedule a private tour.


Members: $8/person

General: $15/person

High School & University Groups: Free



Requests need to be made 3 weeks in advance. 

Requests made with fewer than 3 weeks advance notice may not be fulfilled. 


Docent Training

Interested in volunteering to lead tours and interpretation stations in the Garden?