About Tucson Botanical Gardens
The Tucson Botanical Gardens connects people with plants and nature through art, science, history and culture.The Tucson Botanical Gardens, a tranquil oasis in the heart of Tucson, strives to be recognized and respected as the best small public garden in America.
As the Tucson Botanical Gardens moves forward, its leadership respects the Porter legacy and all that it embodies. Bernice Porter was committed to creating a garden that was both aesthetically beautiful and educational. She envisioned it as a community resource for learners of all ages, knowledge levels, and abilitiesa center where one could learn about plants, gardening, and nature.