Visitor Services

Garden Gift Shop
Assist in the Garden Shop - a gem of a retail setting - stocking shelves, wrapping purchases, helping with the register, and answering visitor questions about the Garden as well as shop items. Promote the Garden’s mission through related gift items and sustainable materials. A great people-person opportunity as you interact with visitors from around the world! Retail experience helpful but not required. Training is provided. Morning and afternoon shift available seven days a week.

Garden Greeter
Do you enjoy meeting and talking with new people? Help out during our busiest times of the year by greeting guests, answering common questions, and providing valuable customer service to improve our visitors experience. Perfect for the social butterfly!

Garden Guild

The Garden Guild meet on Tuesdays in a fascinating workshop setting to develop and produce craft items from natural plant materials for retail sale in the Garden Shop. They create a large inventory for occasional event sales. From year-round collecting, preserving, and storing of various plant materials for use in their amazing creations, to the artistic mentoring provided, this volunteer effort is a true guild experience.

 

The Santa Barbara Botanic Garden fosters the conservation of California's native plants through
our gardens, research and education, and serves as a role model of sustainable practices.

Santa Barbara Botanic Garden, Inc. is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization.
Our Tax ID number is 95-1644628.