Docents in the Garden


See Red Butte Garden from the eyes of an insider with a private tour of the Formal Garden or Natural Area. Walk through the Garden or hop on a tram to learn unique information about the Garden's history, layout, plants, and plans for the future from one of our friendly and knowledgeable Garden Guide volunteers.

-Tram tours take approximately one hour and can accommodate up to 7 guests per docent (Tram tours available in Formal Garden only).

-Walking tours last 75-90 minutes and can accommodate up to 15 guests per docent.

Tour fees: Regular Garden Admission for individual participants* + Docent Fees ($20 per docent, per tour.)
*Groups with 12 or more Garden visitors receive a dollar discount per person on admission . Groups fees should be handled in one payment.

ADULTS $8 per person
CHILDREN $6 per person
SENIORS $6 per person

Call (801)585-5688 for more information and to schedule your tour. Two weeks advance notice required.


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


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


300 Wakara Way
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
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