San Francisco Botanical GardenAbout San Francisco Botanical Garden

For more information and to learn more about availability of the bench and paver programs, please contact the Development Office at 415.661.1316 x 302 or email

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Tribute Programs

For over 75 years, San Francisco Botanical Garden has been a place for memorable family gatherings, children's explorations, and inspiration for plant lovers of all ages. The experiences within these 55 acres range from young love, engagements and weddings, to a place of solace and comfort in times of loss.

The Garden has three special programs for you to honor the meaningful people and moments in your life.

Upcoming Art Exhibit

Dedicated Benches

Honor a loved one or special life moment with a bronze plaque on one of the Garden's many handsome benches in your favorite garden.

Upcoming Art Exhibit

Paver Engravings

Memorialize important life moments with permanently engraved granite stones around the Fountain Plaza off the Great Meadow.

Upcoming Art Exhibit

Honor and Memorial Gifts

Make a donation in honor or in memory of a loved one and we will send a beautiful, personalized card from the Garden on your behalf.

SFBGS and San Francisco Recreation and Park Department San Francisco Botanical Garden's beauty and value as a major cultural resource are the result of a successful public/private partnership between San Francisco Botanical Garden Society and the San Francisco Recreation and Park Department.

ADMISSION  FREE for Members, SF Residents (with proof of residency) & School Groups | $9 Non-residents | Discounts for Seniors, Families & Children

LOCATED In Golden Gate Park, with entrances at the corner of Ninth Ave. at Lincoln Way (Main Gate) & at MLK Jr. Drive off the Music Concourse (Friend/North Gate) | Phone: (415) 661-1316 | Mail: 1199 9th Ave, San Francisco, CA 94122-2370

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