Boyce Thompson Arboretum save $3 off General Admission

Good through: April 30th, 2019

Located in the Sonoran Desert east of Phoenix, Boyce Thompson Arboretum is a wonderland of desert beauty and vibrant colors beneath the towering peak of Picketpost Mountain. The nearly 400 acres of the park are set among cacti, trees, plants and wildlife that are unique to the Sonoran Desert. The park boasts 2600 species of arid land plants from all over the world. The mission of the park is not only to preserve and study the unique animal and plant life found throughout the world’s deserts, but also to instill in regular folks an appreciation of this habitat. All of the things to do at Boyce Thompson Arboretum State Park are there for you to enjoy and deepen your appreciation of the beauty of the desert.

Best of all, it’s only about an hour’s drive from Phoenix. This makes it easy to enjoy the things to do at Boyce Thompson Arboretum State Park anytime you’re enjoying other Arizona attractions. It’s the closest place to Phoenix where you can really get away from it all.

Boyce Thompson Arboretum Coupons and Discounts

Planning a visit to Boyce Thompson Arboretum? See the current Boyce Thompson Arboretum Coupons and Discounts listed below.  Prices are subject to change at any time, so please be sure to visit their website for the latest admission prices.

$3.00 OFF General Admission Ticket Prices

Children (4 & Under) FREE Admission

Membership packages start at $60 for two adults and includes unlimited admission for two; 2 complimentary guest passes; 10% off gift shop and plant purchases and more!  (520) 689-2723.


Boyce Thompson Arboretum: Visitor Info

Arboretum Hours

Last admission one hour prior to closing

October – April
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

no park entry after 4:00 p.m.

May – September
6:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

no park entry after 2:00 p.m.

Arizona State Parks and Trails standard and premium annual passes are no longer accepted at the park.


Arboretum Entrance Fee

Adult (13+): $15.00
Child (5-12): $5.00
Age 4 and under: FREE