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Laking Garden reduced hours Saturday June 15: Laking Garden will be closing at 2 p.m. for a special event. Hendrie Park / Rock Garden remain fully open until 8 p.m.

Family Fun

Plan Your Visit: Family Fun

Every trip to RBG is a whole new adventure! Whether you’re visiting an interactive exhibit, learning a new skill, or just exploring the great outdoors, RBG offers year-round experiences that bring your family closer to nature.

  • Experience Family Events
  • Grow Together with a Workshop or Program
  • Explore the Natural Playground

Experience Family Events

Seasonal Interest: Year-Round

RBG hosts events all year long, from blooms festivals, to performing arts, to holiday celebrations, and more!

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Grow Together with a Workshop or Program

Seasonal Interest: Year-Round

Let your mind grow at the Gardens! Programs are offered year-round for you to explore and discover. Registration required.

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Explore the Natural Playground

Seasonal Interest: Year-Round

Located at RBG Centre, the Natural Playground is a place where children of any age can get outside and play. We have created a play space that supports gross- and fine-motor skill development, imaginative cooperative play, multi-sensory experiential learning, and good old-fashioned fun. Included in your General Admission or Membership.

Experience More Adventure When You're a Member

As Canada's biodiversity hotspot, Royal Botanical Gardens provides its members with a one-of-a-kind experience, harmonizing cultivated gardens and natural landscapes with an entertaining recreation and beauty. History, culture, science, recreation and beauty - we have it all. You can experience it by joining today.

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