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Moorten Botanical Garden

1701 S Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92264-8936
+1 760-327-6555
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desert fauna

We visited the Morton Botanical Garden last time in Palm Springs. My lady is absolutely crazy... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Rob M
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San Ramon, California
If cacti are your thing - this is your place

Small (with lots of trails, twists and turn) garden with cacti everywhere. All of it is clearly... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Bary P
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Kansas City, Missouri
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Visitors are fascinated by this huge collection of cacti and flowers amid scenic nature trails.
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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1701 S Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, Greater Palm Springs, CA 92264-8936
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited the Morton Botanical Garden last time in Palm Springs. My lady is absolutely crazy about plants, and this place features many varieties of desert plants, especially different types of cacti and many other succulents native to the area and desert. Worth a stop,

Thank Rob M
Reviewed 4 days ago

Small (with lots of trails, twists and turn) garden with cacti everywhere. All of it is clearly labeled and who knew there were so many varieties. Lots to take pictures of, a nice event space if you want to rent, and a gift shop. I...More

Thank Bary P
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The gardens are easy to find just use MapQuest. Plenty of parking and a separate lot adjacent to the gardens. The entry fee is very reasonable and worth the price. I would suggest leaving children that cannot be left unattended at home this place screams...More

Thank SandAndSunLover1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For $5 you can walk around the private cactus gardens in Palm Springs! 100% a must do while you're here! It's a private property where the Moorten's collected and planted all the plants you see it really is amazing!

Thank Georgia R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You pay your $5 fee and then you stroll through an open-air cactus garden. The cacti are grouped by what geographic region they are typically found in. Take 5 minutes, or take an hour, it's up to you. Also, there is an assortment of desert...More

Thank Ken B
Reviewed 6 June 2017

We had read about this place and were intrigued to find out more about what is was all about. What a gem of a place. So many plants and a great variety for sale too. If you need ideas of desert plantings, this is the...More

1  Thank mkewest
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Go in the morning, but before it is blazing hot. Beautiful and plentiful grounds. LOVED the cactitarium!

1  Thank Molly S
Reviewed 30 May 2017

I don't know what time of the year to see this place? Paid 5 dollars entrance fee out by 5 minutes. Most of the Cactus plants were dead. All togather may be 600 Sq feet.

1  Thank Madhavi S
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Have never ever seen such an amazing array of cacti before. Gardens are well maintained and provide info on where the cacti originate. here are also beautiful tortoise up the back garden. The Man at the desk is lovely, he went out of his way...More

1  Thank Jody H
Reviewed 25 May 2017

My husband and i were married here in October of 2011. It is a beautiful location and the family is wonderful with wedding arrangements. Our wedding singer was a no show and the owner, Mr.Moorten, was prepared with wedding music! Thank goodness he saved the...More

Thank Deniece9
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