Discover the unique tropical plant collection of the Conservatory through the lens of craft brews. Some of San Francisco’s finest craft brew masters will set up shop on the third Friday of the month at our Victorian greenhouse, telling the tall tales of botanical brewing and proffering their delicious elixirs. See the full calendar of Botanical and Brews events.

Standard Deviant Brewing – Standard Deviant Brewing, located on 14th Street in San Francisco’s Mission District, strives to make excellent beer that is true to style and remains the coldest tasting beer in SF!

New Bohemia Brewing Co. – New Bohemia Brewing (NUBO) specializes in European-style lagers and ales, using traditional European brewing methods to craft exceptionally balanced beers. While most small breweries today focus on English and American styles, NUBO specializes in traditional and innovative craft lagers and Bavarian hefeweizens. Located in the neighborhood of Pleasure Point on 41 st Ave, NUBO has a Taproom open every day of the week that serves our flagship beers and specialty beers paired with locally sourced pub food. We also deliver throughout the Bay Area.

General Admission – $27 – General admission ticket holders receive a complimentary craft brew of their choice and enjoy access to the Conservatory from 6:30 pm to 10:30 pm as well as the Beer Garden on the Palm Terrace from 6:30p.m. to 11:30 p.m.

Master Brewer – $75 – Slip away with an exclusive tasting flight, featuring our acclaimed host breweries. Experience a guided tasting by expert craft beer makers who will explore the varieties and flavors of four different brew samples.


  • One flight of 4 beers, handpicked by our host breweries
  • One souvenir beer flight glass
  • A $10 food credit that can be redeemed at beer garden food trucks
  • Same ticket access and benefits as General Admission