The Garden is located at
1212 Mission Canyon Road
Santa Barbara, CA 93105

(about 1 mile north of the Santa Barbara Mission)

Reservations are required for Garden visitors beginning on Monday, April 11. For Garden members, reservations are not required but are highly recommendedClick here to learn more.

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Getting to the Garden by Car 

  • From Highway 101 (northbound or southbound):
  • Take the Mission Street off ramp, turning toward the mountains on Mission Street
  • Follow Mission Street seven blocks toward the mountains (looking for the brown and white “Botanic Garden” signs) to Santa Barbara Street
  • Turn left onto Santa Barbara Street and proceed 2 blocks to the first stop sign at Los Olivos Street
  • Turn right onto Los Olivos Street and drive past Mission Santa Barbara;
  • Continue north toward the mountains to the stop sign at Foothill Road
  • Turn right onto Foothill Road and proceed to the stop sign at Mission Canyon Road
  • Turn left ontoMission Canyon Road
  • Follow Mission Canyon Road, and then bear right at the fork of Mission Canyon Road and Tunnel Road
  • Proceed about 1/2 mile; the Garden is on the left at 1212 Mission Canyon Road
    (Pass the bottom exit on Mission Canyon Road, and look for a large sign at the top entrance)

 If you have any difficulty finding us, please call (805) 682-4726, ext. 149 for assistance.

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