Archive of posts tagged "garden"

Spring Break at VanDusen Botanical Garden

Friday, March 17th, 2017 — 12:15pm PDT
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Kids get free admission throughout the month of March! Take advantage of up to two free child admissions with the purchase of a regular price adult, senior, or youth admission at VanDusen Garden or Bloedel Conservatory. Spring Break at VanDusen Botanical Garden Be inspired by VanDusen Botanical Garden’s 22 hectares of elegant landscapes with plant […]

Tour Arthur Erickson’s Garden

Saturday, July 30th, 2016 — 9:10am PDT
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Talk about a hidden gem! This summer, tours will be given of Arthur Erickson’s garden, a secret oasis designed by the late, great architect. Erickson designed everything from Robson Square and the SFU quad to condos, temples, libraries, office buildings, and hotels — and they’re all some of the most recognizable structures in Vancouver, and […]

The First Public Garden in Vancouver

Sunday, July 24th, 2016 — 9:21am PDT
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The first public garden in Vancouver was once buried and forgotten, until the storm that decimated the park in 2006 unearthed its history. It’s the Stanley Park Rock Garden was laid out in 1911, the same year that the quarry that would become Queen Elizabeth Park was closed. The First Public Garden in Vancouver The […]

VanDusen Garden and Bloedel Conservatory Combo Pack

Friday, June 10th, 2016 — 1:14pm PDT
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Throughout the month of June, two of the city’s favourite local attractions are teaming up to offer a special combo admission pass. You can experience both VanDusen Botanical Garden and Bloedel Conservatory and save up to $11 for families and $6 for individuals. VanDusen Garden and Bloedel Conservatory Combo Pack Find your way through a […]

Heritage Vancouver Garden Tour

Tuesday, May 31st, 2016 — 9:25am PDT
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Heritage Vancouver Society will be holding this year’s Garden Tour on June 11th and 12th. This will be the event’s 5th Anniversary and will feature a self-guided tour of 13 enchanting private Vancouver Gardens — a fundraiser for Heritage Vancouver Society. Photo courtesy of Heritage Vancouver Whether you are a plant person, someone just wanting […]