UCLA MILDRED E. MATHIAS BOTANICAL GARDEN
A 7.5 acre public garden, outdoor classroom, and research facility on the UCLA campus in Los Angeles, California. We promote botanical knowledge by curating collections that highlight biogeography, conservation, and natural history. The Garden seeks to inspire environmental and cultural appreciation of plants and their relationship to society through education, research, and public outreach. Our beautiful setting fosters health and tranquility for the community.
Support access to nature and educational programs while enjoying the perks of membership.
Discover our thematic botanical collections within the Garden.
Host your next event in our lush Garden or reserve film & photography permits.
Explore the diverse plants of the 400+ acres of the UCLA campus.
December 3, 2021 - 12:00 pm
Please join us for our Garden Appreciation Party to honor all of our volunteers, staff, and docents that are involved with the Garden.
December 4, 2021 - 1:00 pm
Explore our living museum, featuring collections of plants from around the globe! Join a Garden Educator for a free guided 1 hour tour.
February 3, 2022 - 5:00 pm
Bob Ramirez (Tongva) shares about the restoration of Kuruvungna Springs and cultivating community
March 3, 2022 - 4:00 pm
Kevin Alison discusses traditional and advanced plant propagation techniques to mitigate poaching, plus: pop-up by Tree of Life Nursery.
May 26, 2022 - 5:00 pm
Join Dr. Ashanti Shih to learn about the story of the silversword plant and its relationships to conservation, gender, race, and colonialism
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