Encinitas CA— In honor of our brave men and women in uniform, San Diego Botanic Garden in Encinitas is pleased to announce that all U.S. military personnel, including active duty, retired and veterans are admitted FREE on Monday, July 4th.
In addition, San Diego Botanic Garden is also proud to participate in the Blue Star Museum program, offering free admission to all active duty, National Guard and Reserve members of the U.S. military and their families (card carrier plus 5 immediate family members) through Labor Day, September 5th.
U.S. military personnel are invited to come and enjoy our restful 37-acre botanic wonderland, featuring 29 uniquely themed gardens and 4,000 different plant species. Children of all ages will enjoy exploring our two children’s gardens, Seeds of Wonder and our nationally-acclaimed Hamilton Children’s Garden, featuring Toni’s Tree House, as well as a Mountain Stream, Garden Music, Garden ABC Plant exploration areas and more. Blue Star participants are also extended free admission to attend special events held at the Garden during the summer months including Thursday Family Fun Nights (every Thursday from 4:30 – 8 pm during summer months) and the Insect and Lady Bug Festival on July 23 & 24.
Thanks to the generous support of a Garden member, the San Diego Botanic Garden is able to participate in the Blue Star Museum program, a partnership among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and museums across the country.
Simply show one of the following active military I.D. cards at Admissions: • Army • Navy • Air Force • Marines • Coast Guard • National Guard and Reserve.
Visit our website for more information: http://www.sdbgarden.org/events.htm