Chihuly in the Garden

Artist Dale Chihuly will be returning to the Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix with his Chihuly in the Garden exhibit November 10, 2013 and remain until May 18, 2014.


The upcoming exhibition, Chihuly in the Garden, will include multiple installation sites featuring his unique works of art located along the Garden’s trails.

Chihuly is credited with revolutionizing the Studio Glass movement and elevating the perception of the glass medium from the realm of craft to fine art. He is renowned for his ambitious architectural installations around the world, in historic cities, museums and gardens. Chihuly’s work is included in more than 200 museum collections worldwide including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Smithsonian American Art Museum and the Corning Museum of Glass.

To make the visitor experience as enjoyable as possible, Desert Botanical Garden is instituting timed ticketing. Timed ticketing is designed to control the flow of guests, ensure adequate parking and improve your viewing experience.

Dates: November 10, 2013 – May 18, 2014
Hours: 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. with three timed ticket sessions: 8 a.m. – Noon / 12 – 4 p.m. / 4 – 8 p.m.

Members will enjoy unlimited Garden admission based on their level of membership. Members will need to reserve tickets online at or by phone at 480-481-8188, beginning Monday, September 16, 2013.

The General Public will be able to purchase tickets for Chihuly beginning Monday, October 14, 2013. Adults $22, Seniors $20, Students (12 -1 8 with and college with ID) $12, Children (3 -12) $10, Children under 3 admitted free of charge.

Tickets may be purchased online at or by phone at 480.481.8188.

Advanced reservation or purchase recommended for both members and non-members. Limited walk-up tickets may be available. For reduced group rates call: 480.481.8104.

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