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    March Hours Daily 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
             > No Entry After 4:00 p.m.
> Daily Guided Walk at 10:00 a.m.
             > Spring Plant Sale March 17 - 25

Daily admission of $12.50 includes 10:00 A.M. guided and narrated walking tours of our main trail each day of March and April; also weekend nature walks, live music and more
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Daily admission is not required if you are only here to buy plants during our big Spring Plant Sale fundraiser while it continues daily through March 25; but admission is required to enter the gardens, and no addmittance after 4:00 when our entry gate is locked. Special events during the sale include guided tours -- and live music March 31 with Mark Fogelson.
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Need to reach us by phone during daytime business hours? Call 520. 689. 2723.
Questions about your membership? Call Lori at 520. 609. 7873
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During March and April the Arboretum is open daily from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., and no admittance after 4:00 so our final guests each day have one full hour to enjoy the gardens.

Yes, dogs are welcome, provided they are leashed and well-behaved; and accompanied by courteous owners, too. Arboretum trails and gardens are Wheelchair Accessible
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Spring is a great season to buy annual membership -- starting at $60, these allow two people a full year's access to the Arboretum; membership is the best way you can help support BTA
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Plan breakfast or lunch in our neighboring town of Superior, local restaurants are just five-minutes drive east of BTA
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Bring your own lunch - visitors are welcome to use the tables and grilles shaded by trees in our picnic area. Please be aware of seasonal fire restrictions; call our staff at520-689-2723 during daytime business hours to verify whether charcoal is allowed in our picnic area charcoal grilles.
Do you need Maps and Directions? Arizona State Parks has an excellent map/direction page.The Arboretum is an Arizona State Park located at Highway 60 milepost #223 near the historic copper mining town of Superior, 55 miles due east of Phoenix. The drive takes about two hours from Tucson via highway 79 North through Florence to highway 60 -- then turn right and continue east another twelve miles.
There is no restaurant at the Arboretum but sandwiches, drinks and snacks are available in our gift shop. Picnic tables and charcoal grills are available for visitors to use; propane and charcoal are allowed, wood fires are not.
Read about the Arboretum's 75-year heritage, our history page describes how the Arboretum has grown to include two miles of trails and into a placefor children to learn and for all ages to appreciate the beauty and importance of desert ecosystems. Explore the gardens on a virtual tour

New Gallery Exhibit > Lisa Langell Contemporary, Abstract, and Vintage Mixed-Media
Original art by Lisa Langell fills our Visitor Center gallery this month, a creative blend of her varied careers in interior decorating, photography and floral design. Her style of clean lines, dreamy, ethereal imagery, and textures within her photography and art. Read more about Lisa Langell