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UC Santa Cruz Arboretum and Botanic Garden

1 Arboretum Road
Santa Cruz, CA 95064

COVID-19 Safety Measures
  • CDC Recommended Cleaning Procedures
  • Hand Wash/Sanitizer Stations
  • CDC Recommended Cleaning Procedures
  • Sneeze Guards/Contact Barriers
  • Social Distance Markings/Signage
  • Social Distancing Guidelines Enforced
  • Health Related Staff Training
  • Masks Required-Guest
  • Masks Required-Staff
Hours of Operation
  • Arboretum open daily 9am - 5pm (except Jan. 1-6, July 4, Thanksgiving & Christmas). Norrie's Gift Shop is open online with curbside pickup by appointment.
Type of Activity
  • Bird Watching
  • Points of Interest
  • Tours
  • Wildlife Watch
  • Misc. Shopping
  • Shopping Specialty Items
  • Bird Watching
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Adventures

The UCSC Arboretum welcomes visitors to enjoy the gardens. Plant collections from Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, and California Natives and world conifers. Always something blooming.

Info Last Updated
  • 07-01-2020

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