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Santa in the Garden
at Zilker Botanical Garden
December 1st 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
This PARD event is indoors and takes place rain or shine.
- Join us at Austin Area Garden Center for Santa in the Garden 2018.
- Skip the lines at the mall and bring the family to meet Santa & Mrs. Claus.
- Shop in our Chrysalis Gift Shop & enjoy 20% off during the event.
- Bring your own camera to capture this special event!
- Tasty treats & fun crafts.
Zilker Botanical Garden Conservancy
To guide, enhance, & fund the oasis in the heart of Austin
Join the Zilker Docents!
We are always seeking new volunteers to join us for future tours as well as other fun garden events and activities throughout the year. Check out your opportunity to join us View Schedule
or call 512-477-8672, ext. 14 or email email@example.com
for more information.
It doesn’t get more peaceful than wandering among the roses, holding hands, and falling into easy conversation together. Of course, engagement proposals and weddings are commonplace in the picturesque garden, which is known as the “jewel in the heart of Austin,” and special events at the garden can make a visit even more fun.
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Zilker Botanical Garden!
Zilker Botanical Garden —
located on 26 fenced acres in Austin,
Texas has often been called “the
jewel in the heart of Austin”. Theme
gardens such as rose, herb and
Japanese garden are
interconnected with streams,
waterfalls and Koi-filled ponds. The
Hartman Prehistoric Garden
recreates local dinosaur habitat.
This garden is a unique
collaboration between The City of
Austin Parks & Recreation
Department (PARD) and the Austin
Area Garden Council (AAGC).
The garden is open to the
public most days year-round and is enjoyed by
over 100,000 visitors each year,
including thousands of school
children from Austin and the
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Last entry at 4:30pm
effective Sunday, November 4th
Admission, cash or check,is:
$1 for children (ages 3-12)
$2 for adults, Austin resident (ages 13-61)
$3 for adults, non-resident
$1 for seniors (age 62 & over)
Faerie adornments, gardening books, jewelry, and other unique items
8:00 am - 12:00 pm