VanDusen Botanical Garden

  • 5251 Oak St
  • Vancouver, BC V6M 4H1
  • Phone: 604.257.8335

Explore VanDusen Botanical Garden, an inspiring 55 acre outdoor oasis with over 7,500 plant species and varieties from around the world. Find your way through the hedge maze, spot and snap photos of local wildlife, and unwind in a serene setting located in the heart of Vancouver. Bring a picnic or dine on the patios of Shaughnessy Restaurant or the Garden Café. Don’t forget to visit the award-winning visitor centre and browse the gift shop.


Visiting during December? Check out Vancouver's premier holiday event, VanDusen Festival of Lights, when over 1 million lights decorate 15 acres of the garden.

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  • Year Opened: 1975

August 3, 2024

Join us for our one-day signature Portobello West Makers Market + browse from a carefully curated selection of 35 top-notch BC artists, designers + producers, while getting the inside scoop on their crafting process! Summer is the perfect season to visit us at the 55-acre oasis of VanDusen Botanical Garden, boasting 7,500 plant species from around the world located in the heart of Vancouver at 37 Avenue + Oak Street. Celebrate summer with friends + family or simply solo in this interactive shopping experience that will… more

Tune in to a new concert series at VanDusen Botanical Garden, Sweet Sounds of Summer! Experience the harmonizing blend of nature and melodies on July 14 and August 18. Join us for 4 unique concerts across 2 dates featuring talented musicians from various genres. From the organic sounds of Modern Biology 's music from plants and the vibrant percussions of Kutapira, to the family-folk songs of Clementine & Friends and the trilingual melodies of Ginalina & One Big Family, there’s a concert for all ages and musical… more