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Mother's Day at the Ruth Bancroft Garden

Start a Tradition - Make Memories with Mom

May 10, 2015


Come make memories with Mom. Relax in the Garden on a beautiful Spring day. Dad, pull together a picnic for everyone to enjoy in the Garden. Then learn something new together on a docent tour. 

Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 10 - Garden open 10am - 4pm
  • Free admission for Moms and children under 12
  • Picnic seating available throughout the Garden
  • Hands-on garden activities for the whole family
  • Docent-led tours at 11am, 12:30pm, and 2pm
  • Dish gardens and other garden inspired gifts for Mom

Admission: $10/adults; $8/students and seniors; free for RBG members and accompanying children up to age 18

Father's Day at the Ruth Bancroft Garden
Mission Statement
The mission of the Ruth Bancroft Garden, Inc. is to preserve this exceptional example of garden design and to continue to develop its collection of water-conserving plants for the education and enjoyment of the public.
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Grant Funders

The Ruth Bancroft Garden would like to recognize the following grant funders:

The Quest Foundation for funding our Education Coordinator’s position

The Mervyn L. Brenner Foundation for funding our directional signs

The California Horticultural Society for funding towards our restoration projects

The Bonita Garden Clubfor funding restoration and education projects


The Stanley Smith Horticultural Trust for funding our nursery renovation


The Ruth Bancroft Garden GardenConservancy