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Park of the Canals


The 30-acre park includes visual evidence of ancient Hohokam Indian canal systems dating back to 700 B.C., and an extensive desert botanical garden. Vegetation from the four desert regions is on display including trees, shrubs and 25 different varieties of prickly pear cacti. A large playground area is available for children. No admission fee.


  • 1710 N Horne, Brinton Desert Botanical Garden
  • Mesa, AZ 85203
  • Phone: (480) 644-7529
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