Tickets are only available for purchase online at designated times to manage capacity and to limit contact upon entry.
Information icon We are not accepting the Tourism Challenge Privilege Pass, discounts, or coupons for garden entry.
A service fee of $1 will be added to each ticket for non-members. This fee allows us to offer ticketing from an online platform to ensure that we can manage capacity and provide our visitors with the safest, touch-free experience.
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 happeningArtists for Conservation Festival: October 1 to 4
We're proud to host the 2020 Artists for Conservation Festival, a multi-day, nature-themed arts and culture event for all ages.
Visit the Artists for Conservation website External website, opens in new tab for details and program scheduling.
Tickets must be purchased online in advance for this event.
Shaughnessy Restaurant promotion
Try an exclusive garden-inspired beverage
The Bee's Knees is hand crafted with VanDusen honey, lemon, gin, and lavender fresh from the garden. This $5 drink offer is available from 3pm until close at Shaughnessy Restaurant. A non-alcoholic options will also be available: the Grand Fir Fizz.
Available exclusively for garden visitors within 3 days of visiting. Your valid ticket must be presented at time of purchase. Offer ends September 30, 2020.
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