JANUARY 22 – 30, 2022

About the Garden

Recognized nationally for commitment to outstanding displays, botanical diversity, education, environmental stewardship, and experiences that connect people to the natural world, the Garden is a top San Antonio attraction that serves as a museum of plants, a tranquil escape, a living classroom, a research and conservation facility, and entertainment venue where art, architecture, music, and theater experiences come to life.

Become a Member

Enjoy the Botanical Garden all seasons with exclusive benefits, including special discounts and member-only offers.

Upcoming Happenings

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Ethnobotany of Vanilla and Vanillin

Tuesday, January 25 | 6 – 8 p.m. From being the only orchid to produce an edible crop, to a flavorant known for both the cheapest and the most extravagant of desserts, the word vanilla has become synonymous with boring. ...

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Orchid Care Clinic

Sunday, January 23 and 30 | 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Bring your sick and unhappy orchids or a few high-resolution photos and the San Antonio Orchid Society will help identify the issue and suggest treatments or best practices for ...

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Homeschool Day: Orchids

Wednesday, January 26 | 9:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. On the Botanical Garden’s Homeschool Days, children ages 6-12 are invited to explore the fascinating world of plants through guided tours and activities focused on pollinator matching, orchid care, a vanilla-based ...

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Ethnobotany of Native Plants Guided Tour

Monthly | 10 – 11:30 a.m. This tour will explore the Texas Native Trails, exploring the diverse relationships people have had, and still have, with plants in Texas. Fee: $15 ($13.50 member). Registration deadline is 24 hours prior to tour start time.  ...

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Events & Exhibitions

Explore the beauty of the Botanical Garden with special events and exhibitions blooming year-round.

Classes & Education

From growing your own vegetables, understanding gardening in the Texas landscape, fitness, food and everything in between – the Botanical Garden has a class for guests of all ages.

Private Rentals

From meetings and luncheons to weddings and birthdays, the Botanical Garden has the perfect venue for your next event.

Conservation & Research

The Botanical Garden is committed to practicing and teaching the many ways to conserve South Texas’ most precious resources.

The Garden's Mission

Enriching lives through plants and nature.

Important Notice

Due to unsafe travel conditions and with the safety of our guests and staff in mind, the San Antonio Botanical Garden will open at 10 a.m. on Thursday, January 20, 2022.