Legacy Tour | Visit Mesa

Legacy Tour

This docent led tour will highlight the history of Boyce Thompson Arboretum and the realization of Colonel Thompson’s vision by way of key contributors throughout the decades.

January 2024 – April 2024

The Legacy Tour will introduce visitors to the rich 100-year history of Boyce Thompson Arboretum and further appreciation of this land and its legacy.

Tour participants will receive a BTA Centennial commemorative pin as a gift at the end of the tour.

This tour will follow the Main Trail and is on unpaved trails in a natural environment.

This tour is offered for a limited time during our Centennial Year (2024) on the 1st and 3rd weekends (Sat/Sun) from January 20th through April 21st. There will be a 5th weekend offering in March, on the 30th and 31st. No tour is scheduled on April 7th due to the Flavor of Arizona event. This tour has a 15-person capacity. Pre-registration is required.

  • Location: Boyce Thompson Arboretum
  • 37615 E Arboretum Way
  • Superior, AZ 85173
  • Time:
    11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Admission: Cost: $8 for member adults (18+), $10 for non-member adults (18+)
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