Points of Interest
Historic and Memorable Moments
Whether you want to take in the beauty, explore our rich history and historical landmarks, or learn more about conserving California’s native plants, there is plenty to explore around the Garden for everyone.
From Genes to Ecosystems
Pritzlaff Conservation Center
Built in 2016, the Pritzlaff Conservation Center is the epicenter for the Garden’s conservation activities. This building is home to multiple lab spaces, our Conservation Seed Bank, the Clifton Smith Herbarium, and office spaces.
Beauty is the Gateway to Conservation
Pritzlaff Conservation Center Gallery
The downstairs gallery at the Pritzlaff Conservation Center is open to the public and features rotating exhibits focused on the intersection of art and science. Historical objects, archival materials, and artworks on view are typically from the Garden’s permanent collection and Artist Residency Program.