VanDusen Botanical Garden

Explore VanDusen Botanical Garden, an inspiring 55 acre outdoor oasis with over 7,500 plant species and varieties. Spot and photograph local wildlife, enjoy the hedge maze with the kids and relax in a serene setting located in the heart of Vancouver. Bring a picnic or dine on the patios of Shaughnessy Restaurant or Truffles Café. Don’t forget to visit the award-winning visitor centre and browse the gift shop.

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There are many ways to turn small spaces into functional gardening spaces! Join us, and our sustainable design expert, Yael Stav, in our 'Design Your Vertical Garden' workshop on April 30th and May 7th to learn more about different and creative vertical garden designs to maximize your space! Visit the link in bio to learn more and register! Presented by the Vancouver Botanical Gardens Association
So many spring blooms this week just in time for Easter! We’re open 9am to 6pm daily through Easter weekend and we still have VanDusen Eggciting Easter Hop tickets left for the 11am, 12pm and 1pm sessions on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Visit for more info and to reserve tickets. 🥚 🥚 🥚 Photo credit from left to right, top to bottom 📸 @jazzyjazzjazzie @parthenon_s @milkylittlekiss @ben_christie_9 @sayo_cnd @evahgach @brigidakaren @jesse_gerwien @jesplore
Find the lightly scented yellow flower clusters of buttercup winterhazel (Corylopsis pauciflora) blooming this week at #vandusengarden. It's native to Japan and Taiwan and is in the same family as witch hazel.
The 41st annual Plant Sale is fast approaching and less than two weeks away! Join us April 28th from 10am-4pm at VanDusen Garden. ⠀ ⠀ All proceeds from our Plant Sale go to the Vancouver Botanical Gardens Association, who's mission is to engage people of all ages and walks of life in the importance of biodiversity to our lives, and to foster a lifelong LOVE of plants and gardens by virtue of their participation in our programs and services. We are so grateful for all those who have joined us over the last 40 years, and we look forward to seeing returning and new faces this year! ⠀ ⠀ Presented by the Vancouver Botanical Gardens Association


VanDusen Botanical Garden
5151 Oak Street, Vancouver

VanDusen is located between Oak and Granville Streets and spans 34th  and 37th Avenues.

The main entrance is on Oak Street between 36th and 37th Avenues.

The free parking lot can be accessed from 37th Avenue, just west of Oak Street.

Take the #17 Oak bus from downtown Vancouver.

Most pathways at VanDusen are wheelchair accessible.

Hours of Operation

VanDusen Botanical Garden is open 7 days a week, except for Christmas Day.

10am to 3pm

10am to 3pm

10am to 5pm

9am to 6pm

9am to 7pm

June to August
9am to 8pm

9am to 6pm

10am to 5pm

10am to 3pm

10am to 3pm


Phone: 604-257-8335

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