Plan Your Visit to the Garden

The garden is open for summer!

Are you seeking rejuvenation or tranquility in nature? Looking to expand your horticultural knowledge? Simply want to try something new? Visiting this botanical gem offers an enriching experience for all ages.

Guest Information

Admission Prices

Adult: $19.75

Senior (65+): $13.50

Youth (13-17): $10.00

Child (3-12): $5.25

Family: $44.75

Child (2 & under): FREE

Student: $10.00 with valid student ID

Dogs on leash: $5.00

Garden Memberships

Enjoy great savings along with season or year-long access to rejuvenation, relaxation and natural stress relief with a Garden Membership.

Hours and Location

May hours (Weekends, statutory holidays and Fridays only): 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Regular summer hours (May 31 - Sept 29): 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

The garden is located at 51227 AB-60, Parkland County, AB

Map of the Garden

Plan your route to make the most of your time at the garden, and ensure you don't miss any highlights!

Patio Café

The Patio Café Concession is open daily during visiting hours and offers a variety of treats. You can also bring small snacks.


View information on the garden terrain, the Bee Line tram and other accessibility info.

Enjoying the Garden with Everyone

Garden Etiquette

To preserve the beauty of the garden and protect valuable plant collections, we have a few guidelines for guests.

View Garden Etiquette

Garden Photography

Guests are encouraged to take personal photographs, but to protect plants and the enjoyment of other guests, some rules apply.

Learn about Photography at the Garden

First time to the Garden? Welcome!

If this is your first time visiting, we recommend reading through the information above to make the most of your time with us. We also recommend you bring the following:

  • Your camera — there are many photo opportunities!
  • Comfortable footwear will make your day a happier one.
  • Dress for the weather — in Alberta, you never know!
  • Protective items — bring sunscreen, insect repellant, and a hat.

We hope the University of Alberta Botanic Garden becomes your happy place!

What's on at the garden?

See what interesting programming and exciting events are coming up at the garden so you can plan your visit!

See what’s on!