UC Santa Cruz Arboretum and Botanic Garden

1 Arboretum Road
Santa Cruz, CA 95064


Hours of Operation
  • Arboretum open daily 9am - 5pm (except Jan. 1-6, July 4, Thanksgiving & Christmas). Norrie's Gift Shop open daily 10am - 4pm.
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.