Adult Education

Classes

From gardening practices to nature study – and just about everything in between – Red Butte Garden offers a wide variety of classes and workshops aimed at helping gardeners and nature lovers develop new skills, acquire new tastes, or meet new friends and travel behind the scenes at the Garden. Instruction by Garden staff and other community experts ensures that each class and workshop is a unique, engaging, and beneficial learning experience.

Red Butte Garden partners in the University of Utah Continuing Education Lifelong Learning program and many Horticulture classes are held in the Garden throughout the year.

Scroll through the images across the top of the webpage for more information and to register. Or view a list of and register for current classes on our CALENDAR.

Refund Policy

Workshops

From holiday wreath making to summer bulb containers – Red Butte Garden offers many fun and unique one-day workshops geared toward those who want to create something beautiful to bring home. We offer expert instruction by Garden staff and all supplies are included.

Scroll through the images across the top of the webpage for more information and to register. Or view a list of and register for current classes on our CALENDAR.

Refund Policy

Lectures

Throughout the year, Red Butte Garden hosts lectures focused on horticulture topics relevant to the Intermountain West. Lecture topics vary and are given by a variety of experts in the horticulture field, including organic farmers, entomologists and ecologists. Many lectures are hosted by Utah State University's Salt Lake County Extension, while other lectures feature speakers from various countries around the world.

Botanical Illustration Lecture - March 14

Rock Garden Society and Utah Native Plant Society Lectures - May 3

HOURS (MDT)

Closed Thanksgiving Day and Dec 24-Jan 1

*On days when outdoor concerts are scheduled, garden hours are 9AM-5PM

Only Service Animals are allowed in the garden

GENERAL ADMISSION

Members: Free
Adults (ages 18-64): $12
Seniors (ages 65+): $10
Military w/ID: $10
Children (ages 3-17): $7
Children (under 3): Free
U of U Faculty/Staff: $10
U of U Students: Free with valid ID

Groups (12 or more) $1 off ea. person

Enjoy half-price admission December, January, and February

CONTACT
(801)585-0556

LOCATION
300 Wakara Way
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
How to Get Here

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