Visitor Information

The Summerland Ornamental Gardens are located at 4200 Highway #97 South in Summerland, BC. Directions can be found on our Contact page.


The Gardens are open to visitors as follows:

  • Spring … 8:00am – 6:00pm
    2nd Sunday in March to Victoria Day
  • Summer … 8:00am – 8:00pm
    Victoria Day to Labour Day
  • Autumn … 8:00am – 6:00pm
    Labour Day to 1st Sunday in November
  • Winter … 8:00am – 4:00pm Weather Permitting
    1st Sunday in November to 2nd Sunday in March
    Occasionally, after snowfall or freezing rain, the entrance gates remain closed until the entry road is safe for travel.


Visitor information- Donation box at the entrance to Summerland Ornamental GardensAdmission is by donation.

The Friends of the Gardens suggests a $5 donation per person to help pay our gardeners to sustain and improve the gardens.

You will find our donation box located at the Entry Kiosk.

We greatly appreciate your support!

Event Bookings

Agriculture Canada accepts bookings for rental of garden facilities for weddings, picnics, etc. Please phone 250-494-7711 or email for more information.

Garden Tours

During the growing season, we offer personalized guided tours of the gardens in exchange for a donation to our charitable society, Friends of the Gardens. Email us at or leave a message at 250-4946385.