Explore Royal Botanical Gardens featuring over 2700 acres of breathtaking gardens and nature sanctuaries.
Gardens Admission tickets can be redeemed on any day of operation.
27/12/2013 To 31/12/2013
Join us for Winterfest 2013 and discover the joys of winter outside with five days of outdoor family winter fun. Bring the whole family to the Nature Interpretive Centre for games, crafts, camp fire and activities. Your admission to Winterfest 2013 also gets you same day admission to Holiday Traditions at RBG Centre. As a member, if you cannot register for $0, please call 905-527-7962 to RSVP.
1 free ticket per membership (Eg: family membership = 1 free family ticket)
These tickets are valid for any Winterfest Event Date.
Members will need to show their membership card in conjunction with the ticket they get online.
Member Appreciation Events
FREE TO MEMBERS ONLY. Members are allowed to bring one guest free of charge. "Plus" members can bring one additional guest beyond the guest allocation noted in their Plus Membership.
Vicious Beauties Sunday, January 26; 2 to 4 p.m. at RBG Centre. RSVP to Ashlee, 905-527-1158, ext. 229
Unassuming, with their sweet fragrance and attractive colours, vicious beauties lure unsuspecting insects to their death. Varun Anipindi, who has a keen interest and lots of experience growing carnivorous plants, takes you on a pictorial journey around the world showcasing these fascinating plants. It’s a great way to kick off Savage Gardens and Nature’s Ninjas exhibit. Same-day FREE exhibit admission with registration to this program.
Get Back to Nature Walks
Every Sunday (including holiday weekends), September through May, 2 p.m.; June through August, 10 a.m. at the locations noted below. FREE (donations welcome)
Every walk is a different adventure! 1st Sunday of every month: Hendrie Valley; meet at Cherry Hill Gate parking lot 2nd: Princess Point; meet at the parking lot 3rd: Cootes North Shore; meet at the Nature Centre 4th: Cootes South Shore; meet at the Aviary parking lot on Oak Knoll Drive, Hamilton 5th: Rock Chapel; meet at the parking lot The Get Back to Nature Walk on December 29, 2013 has been cancelled.
NOTE: Walks are typically 1.5 to 2 hours in length. Our trails are rocky and muddy and not suitable for most standard strollers, except those meant for off-sidewalk use. In the event of inclement weather, call our Program Update Line at 905-527-1158 ext. 404.