Experience a 55-acre oasis in the heart of Vancouver

The garden is open from 10am to 6pm on May 18.

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.

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

See what our garden has to offer

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  • Bring your binoculars and visit the Backyard Bird Garden

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  • Let your kids try the new Junior Birder Challenge

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  • Spot and photograph local wildlife

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  • Enjoy a picnic beside one of our picturesque lakes

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  • Find your way through the Elizabethan hedge maze

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  • Relax in a serene setting with inspiring architecture

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  • Discover over 7,500 plant species and varieties from around the world

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  • Experience the 55-acre oasis in the heart of Vancouver

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  • Look for sculptures

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    VanDusen houses a significant sculpture collection, featuring artists such as Bill Reid, David Marshall, and Sebastian. The International Sculpture Symposium, held here in 1975, created 11 original works to begin the permanent collection.

  • Browse the garden-themed gift shop

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What you need to know

VanDusen Botanical Garden spans 55 acres and contains over 7,500 plant species from around the world. 

Unwind in a serene setting nestled in the heart of the city with picturesque lakes, a tranquil waterfall, inspiring architecture, beautiful sculptures, and 70 botanical collections.

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.

Activities

Dining

Visit Shaughnessy Restaurant or The Garden Café

Plan your visit

Guides

Bloom guide (2.55 MB)

Use this bloom guide to help you navigate through all of the current garden blooms.

Visitor guide (4.23 MB)

Get a visitor guide and map at the Visitor Centre admissions desk or download the map.

Horticultural shows and other events

See a full list of horticultural shows, other events, and programming that take place at the Garden.

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