Two people walking on a path next to a pond and main centre in the VanDusen Botanical Gardens
Explore 55 acres of stunning biodiversity

Explore VanDusen Botanical Garden

The Vegetable Garden is closed for construction

Visitors can access the surrounding areas such as the Medicine Wheel, Beehives, and Meadow Pond through alternative paths.

The maze is open.

Buy tickets online and save

Purchase your tickets online or at the VanDusen admission desk. Save $1 on the adult admission ticket when you purchase online in advance.

Regular admission tickets are not valid for special events.

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Online ticket purchases for VanDusen Botanical Garden will be directed to our third-party ticketing provider, ShowPass. The City of Vancouver is not liable for the security of the information shared with ShowPass.

VanDusen Botanical Garden is a 55-acre oasis in the heart of Vancouver with over 7,500 plant species and varieties from around the world! Spot and photograph local wildlife, find your way through an Elizabethan hedge maze, unwind in a serene setting, dine on the patios of Truffles Cafe or Shaughnessy Restaurant, or browse the garden-themed gift shop. VanDusen has something for everyone to enjoy!

The Garden's multi-award winning LEED Platinum Visitor Centre was named Most Sustainable Building of the Year in 2014. Shaped like an orchid when viewed from above, its organic lines echo the way nature and conservation have been considered at every turn.

What's happeningAll British Field Meet Classic Car Show

Saturday, May 18

The Vancouver All British Field Meet (ABFM) returns to VanDusen Botanical Garden on May 18 for their annual British car show on the Great Lawn. Presented by Hagerty, expect to see nearly 500 cars in 62 different classes.

The event will also feature:

  • Live entertainment
  • Food trucks
  • Vendor booths
  • Merchandise for sale
  • High tea options

An event ticket is required to access the event area.

Learn more about the show

Fleurs de Villes ARTISTE 

June 21 to June 30

Fleurs de Villes returns to VanDusen Botanical Garden with the West Coast premiere of ARTISE. Experience a fresh floral trail of 25 one-of-a-kind art-themed installations inspired by accomplished artists throughout history and Vancouver’s vibrant art scene.

Learn more about the event

Admission tickets and memberships

Book admission tickets to VanDusen Botanical Garden and buy and renew memberships online.

Location and hours

VanDusen Garden is located at 5251 Oak St and open daily. Find directions, parking information, and opening hours.

What to see and do

Enjoy all the garden has to offer with guided tours, educational exhibits, events, and more.

Indoor event rentals

Rent one of VanDusen's elegant facilities for your next private event or special occasion.

Outdoor event rentals

Hold your wedding or special event in one of VanDusen's beautiful outdoor wedding locations.

Dine at VanDusen

Savour the delicious menu items at both Shaughnessy Restaurant and Truffles Cafe.

Photography and Commercial Filming

We provide a diverse backdrop for filming and photography at VanDusen Botanical Garden.

Meet the gardeners


Meet James, a Vancouver Park Board gardener who helps maintain the formal and heritage rose garden at VanDusen Botanical Garden.


Meet David, a Vancouver Park Board gardener who helps maintain the famous Laburnum Walk at VanDusen Botanical Garden.

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