• Pet Policy



Can I leave and come back in the same day?
Yes! Just keep your receipt and present it upon reentry.

Do you permit smoking?
San Diego Botanic Garden is a smoke-free environment. Smoking of any kind is NOT PERMITTED including electronic and vapor cigarettes.

Can I use my drone to take photographs?
San Diego Botanic Garden is a DRONE FREE ZONE. Drones are not permitted in the Garden.

Do you have lost and found?
Lost and Found is located at Visitor Services. If you believe you have left something in the Garden, please email us at visitorservices@sdbgarden.org or call us Wednesday – Sunday from 10 am – 5 pm at 760/ 436-3036 x231.

Do you accept plant donations at the Garden?
If you have plants or materials that you believe the Garden could use, please email a photo and short description of the item(s) jbugarchich@sdbgarden.org. Donations of plants or physical goods/materials can only be accepted at the Garden with prior approval. DO NOT DROP YOUR PLANTS OFF AT ANY TIME AT THE GARDEN WITHOUT STAFF APPROVAL. 

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us:

Email: visitorservices@sdbgarden.org

Telephone: 760-436-3036 x231

We will contact you within 72 hours of your email/phone call.