Stroll Through The Rose Garden | Visit Mesa

Posted By Visit Mesa Team
March 08, 2021

Stroll Through The Rose Garden

Stop and smell the roses at The Rose Garden, the Desert Southwest's largest rose garden!

The Rose Garden at Mesa Community College

Have you seen the magnificent roses that bloom in the desert? The Garden host nearly 9000 rose bushes and one of 26 AARS certified Demonstration and Test Gardens nationwide. The Rose Garden at Mesa Community College is not only a Mesa landmark but a centerpiece for community, education, and innovative economic initiatives in the East Valley. Students, kindergarten through high school and community college through university, use the Rose Garden as botanical laboratories and study areas.

Tours and Virtual Walkthrough

The best time to see the Garden is during the months of late March, April, May, June, November, and December. Self guided tour recordings are available by dialing ONCELL at (480) 459-3274 on your mobile phone. Private led tours can be arranged by appointment for groups of 10 or more by contacting

If you are unable to make it in person - don't worry! Take the virtual tour at the convenience of your own home! Check out their website at!

Past Events

Rose Garden Tea Party

4th Annual Tea and Silent Auction Fundraiser (2018)

The Rose Garden celebrated the most glorious month for their roses with a tea party! In April of 2018, Guest got to enjoy finger sandwiches, rich desserts and drinks while they enjoyed the floral beauty that surrounded them. For fashinistas, stylish hats were the talk of the day! You also could become a table sponsor for the Tea and Fundraiser and show off your personal china collection. The best decorated table received a gold rose.Take a look!

See their calendar for future events

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