When Palm Springs, California is mentioned, it has a way of bringing sun and sand directly to mind. With so much culture, entertainment and beautiful scenery to explore, it’s a city whose limits are only matched by a visitor’s imagination. One of the most intriguing spaces to make sure not to miss as you make your way through this scenic city is the Moorten Botanical Garden. Tucked snuggly into the heart of South Palm Canyon Drive, the Moorten Botanical Garden is an oasis of natural beauty crafted out of that never-ending Palm Springs sunshine.
Get into Nature at the Moorten Botanical Garden
First opening its doors in 1938, the Moorten Botanical Garden is an adventure of extraordinary sensory experiences. As an historical landmark, this botanical garden has been gracing visitors with the opportunity to visit a desert environment while being introduced to amazing wildlife and a growing nursery for the past several decades. A stop at the Moorten Botanical Garden is a great opportunity to get up close and personal with the greenery and colorful California florals that define the natural beauty of this incredibly diverse state.
Tours with a Green Thumb
Visitors who are new to the world of plants, and those who manage personal gardens alike will appreciate that personalized tours of the garden are included with the price of every admission ticket. While the garden is open year-round, when planning your trip make sure to note that knowledgeable tour guides will be on hand between late fall and mid spring. Tour guides not only take you through the grounds but are more than willing to explain best practices when it comes to growing, watering and understanding various species of plant life.
Special Events with a Floral Twist
With a reputation for its secluded, peaceful atmosphere, vibrant scenery and lush foliage, it’s no surprise that the Moorten Botanical Garden has become a hot spot for Palm Springs weddings and special events. Serene and romantic, the garden is an ideal spot for saying I do or hosting an intimate gathering. Pricing and availability are available upon request!
Your Next Green Getaway
Palm Springs is an oasis of opportunity, and a visit to the Moorten Botanical Garden brings a natural green touch to your time away. With over 3,000 species of plants available to visitors for admiring, learning from and interacting with, there’s nothing quite like stepping into this pristine palace of gardening and greenery. Contact us today to book your vacation rental and to learn what else should make your Palm Springs to do list!