Botanical Building Tours

Step back in time and experience one of the most interesting places in Balboa Park: The Historic Botanical Building. 45-minute docent-led tours showcase the origins, design and horticulture of Balboa Park’s historic Botanical Building.

Learn the fascinating story of English immigrant and world renowned begonia expert, Alfred D. Robinson—the man behind the building.

Tours will leave from the south end of the Lily Pond, at 11:00 am, every 3rd Friday.

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The view of the Botanical Building with the Lily Pond and Lagoon in the foreground is one of the most photographed scenes in Balboa Park and a “must-see” destination in San Diego.