Established in 1959, the University of Alberta Botanic Garden (formerly the Devonian Botanic Garden) is a 240 acre oasis of beauty located just west of the city of Edmonton. The facility includes a number of different display gardens, including the brand new Aga Khan Garden, a gorgeous Kurimoto Japanese Garden, an Alpine Garden, herb and sensory gardens, an arid plant house, a butterfly greenhouse, a peony collection, and many other special growing areas. The Garden also offers educational courses, including some for kids and families, and can be rented out for weddings, photo sessions and other special occasions.
The University of Alberta Botanic Garden is open for the season to visitors from June 29 to October 8, 2018. Hours of operation are 10 am – 6 pm daily* from June 29 to Sept 3, 2018 (*open until dusk on Thursdays), and 10 am to 5 pm daily from September 4 to October 8, 2018. Be sure to check out their Half-Price Admission Days – Tuesday, July 3; Tuesday, August 7; & Tuesday, September 4, 2018.
University of Alberta Botanic Garden:
Where: 5 kms north of Devon on Highway 60 in Parkland County
When: Open June 29 to October 8, 2018
Although we do our best to provide you with accurate information, all event details are subject to change. Please contact the facility to avoid disappointment.