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Ruth Bancroft Garden General Admission Ticket

Oakland, United States

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1 to 2 hoursMobile & paper tickets accepted

Called "A Gem of the East Bay," and voted "Best Botanical Garden" by Sunset Magazine (2019), a visit to the Ruth Bancroft Garden offers visitors an opportunity to see cacti, succulents, California natives and other rare and unusual drought tolerant plant species from around the world. The Garden features many large, mature plant specimens, originally planted by founder, Ruth Bancroft, that are not often seen in other dry gardens, making for a unique visitor experience all seasons of the year.

What's Included

  • Visitors are always welcome to freely browse and shop in our retail plant nursery
  • Free docent led tours. Check Garden's website for schedule.
  • Self Guided Tour Book
  • Children 12 and under are Free
  • Dogs on lease are welcome
  • Entry/Admission - The Ruth Bancroft Garden

What To Expect

Visit: The Ruth Bancroft Garden, 1552 Bancroft Rd, Walnut Creek, CA 94598-2361

Discover this world-renowned 3.5-acre garden, housing a large and unique collection of succulents, cacti and drought-tolerant plants from around the world. Beautiful in every season. The Garden’s founder, Ruth Bancroft, lived to be 109 and was a pioneer in drought-tolerant gardening. Looking for a fun and relaxing outing with family and friends, garden inspiration, or a great place to picnic, take photos, paint or

The Location

Departure time

10/18/2019 - 10/18/2022
Tuesday - Sunday:10:00 AM - 04:00 PM


Oakland, United States

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


Ruth Bancroft Garden General Admission Ticket

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