Botanic Gardens

Come enjoy the relaxing atmosphere of the UCR Botanic Gardens! Nestled in the foothills of the Box Springs Mountains on the east side of the University of California, Riverside Campus, the Gardens covers 40 hilly acres. Wander over four miles of scenic trails or just relax on a bench and enjoy the beauty.

1 Botanic Gardens Drive, Riverside, CA 92507

Hours

8am-5pm

Website

gardens.ucr.edu

Upcoming Events

Bird Walk & Breakfast

The UCR campus is a bird hotspot for both permanent residents and seasonal migrating species (see https://ebird.org/home). The UCR Botanic Gardens will host...

9/22 6:30am
Botanic Gardens Volunteer Orientation

Multiple volunteer opportunities are available in the Botanic Gardens: inside, outside, hands-on with plants or administrative duties. Join us in the...

10/9 9am
Botanic Gardens Fall Plant Sale

Fall is the best time to plant California-friendly perennials, shrubs, bulbs and wildflower seeds. Join us for this spectacular event featuring an exciting...

10/20 10am
Art in the Gardens

Spend a pleasant day strolling through the Alder Canyon area of the beautiful Botanic Gardens where California artists are showcased representing a variety...

11/3 10am
Botanic Gardens Volunteer Orientation

Multiple volunteer opportunities are available in the Botanic Gardens: inside, outside, hands-on with plants or administrative duties. Join us in the...

11/13 9am

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Botanic Gardens posted a photo 12/12/2017