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The Mildred E. Mathias Botanical Garden (MEMBG) is a living museum, having special collections designed to assist the undergraduate teaching mission at UCLA and to augment the capability for research on campus. MEMBG serves as a long-term repository for unusual plants, a refugium for biodiversity. This facility offers its educational content to the campus community, residents of Los Angeles, and visitors from around the world to enhance learning about plants and promote greater appreciation for relevance of plants to society.

News

NEW DOCENT TRAINING CLASSES START OCTOBER 10th 2016
docentsThere will be 5 Monday classes starting starting October 10th from 10-12. Learn What the UCLA Mathias Botanical Garden Has to Offer, Become a Docent and Share Your Enthusiasm for Plants.
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NewEntranceOpeningLife Sciences Dean Victoria Sork, Morton La Kretz, his daughter Linda Duttenhaver and Chancellor Gene Block dedicate the new La Kretz Entrance to the botanical garden
NEW ASSISTANT DIRECTOR
Evan_MeyerSMThe Mildred E. Mathias Botanical Garden is pleased to announcement that Evan Meyer, formerly of Rancho Santa Ana Botanical Garden, will be joining MEMBG in October as Assistant Director for Horticulture. He will be a great addition to our staff!
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Morton_La_KretzMorton La Kretz, gives $5M to the Mildred E. Mathias Botanical Garden at UCLA to establish the La Kretz Garden Pavilion, which will house a welcome center and classroom.
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DIRECTIONS
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100 Stein Plaza Driveway,
Los Angeles,
California 90095
For parking information, click here.
Click here to download a map of the garden.
PEOPLE
Director: Dr. Philip W. Rundel
Director of Programs and Tours Wendy Morris
Sr. Garden Manager: Joan Muench
Garden Staff Members bgstaff@lifesci.ucla.edu
HOURS
Monday – Friday
8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Saturday and Sunday
8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Closed on University Holidays