Visit our Garden!



3450 Dairy Creek Road, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405



The Preview Garden
Open daily during daylight hours. The lower pathways are composed of decomposed granite and are designed to be ADA compliant. Some of the upper pathways are not.

Dogs are allowed in the Garden on a leash and we ask that owners please pick up after their pets.

Business Office and Gift Shop
Tuesday through Friday, from 9AM to 5PM. Call for seasonal hours for Eve’s Garden Shop, Library, offices, and the Oak Glen Pavilion (closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Day).


The Garden does not charge an admission fee but donations are welcome. El Chorro Regional Park charges a $3 per vehicle admission fee on weekends and holidays from April through September.

meet our Staff

Debbie Hoover 

Operations Director 
805.541.1400 x 300

Lindsey Morgan

Education Director
805.541.1400 x 303

Board of Directors

Madeline Moore | President
President, Central Coast Investments

Gaby Levine | Vice President
Retired veterinarian;  Charter Member of Friends of San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden;  Past President

Eva Vigil | Secretary
Founder of Friends of San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden; Past President

V. L. Holland
Emeritus Professor and Chair, Biological Sciences Department, Cal Poly

Ke-Ping Tsao MD, Physician

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