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The Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix, Arizona

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  • City center
Distance from city center: 10.6mi
itachan's pictureby itachan Sightseeing travel tip
added on the 21st of September, 2010
This is maybe the best place to visit in Phoenix. It has almost everything that can be of interest to birdwatchers, contemporary art lovers, wildlife-research maniacs or culture oriented people.

For me, the most amazing attractions were the Chihuly Glass exhibition which I saw two years ago in Phoenix and the Las Noches de Las Luminarias exhibitions. You can see so many colors and shapes in the glass exhibit. And the Luminarias is a kind of event, held every year with music and lots and lots of lanterns. It is something unimaginable, you have to be there and see it for yourself.

1201 N Galvin Parkway

Admission fee for adults $25 and $12.50 for children.

Opening Hours:
Daily: 7 a.m. - 8 p.m.

How to get there:
For directions visit their website.

On the web:

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