Hours & admission

Hours. The Arboretum is open every day except Tuesdays, 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM, May 1 through October 31. The Arboretum is closed November 1 through April 30.

Admission. Members are free. Adults $8.50, senior (65+) $6, youth (5-17) $3, under 5: free. Information about Group Rates.

Daily tours. Join a 50-minute guided tour at 11:00 AM and 1:00 PM . Included with admission. Learn more…

Airborne Raptors. Daily at noon and 2:00pm, except Tuesdays and Fridays.  Let your spirit soar as majestic birds of prey take flight in a fun and educational experience for the whole family! Included with admission. Please note: the Airborne Raptor program will not be offered July 12 - 18. Learn more...

Gift Shop. Garden-themed items, nature-inspired jewelry, specialty soaps, t-shirts, and more! Browse through our selection of books on high altitude gardening, Arizona plant identification, and Colorado Plateau ecology. Arboretum mugs and hats are available as well.

Picnics. Picnic tables are located throughout the grounds. Visitors are welcome to bring their own food. Take-out lunches can purchased at Woody's Sandwich Shoppe, located at the corner of Route 66 and Woody Mountain Rd. (2727 W. Route 66). Please order in advance for large groups by calling (928) 774-7727. Menu for Woody's Sandwich Shoppe

Pets. Pets are not allowed on the grounds except during Doggy Days in October. Exceptions are made for assistance animals, please check-in at the Visitor Center.

Smoking. Smoking is prohibited at The Arboretum.