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COVID-19 Closures: Royal Botanical Gardens temporarily closed as of Dec 26. Trails remain open.


Shop @ the Gardens

Offering a beautiful selection of merchandise as diverse as our gardens, Shop @ the Gardens features an ever-changing selection of unique items for that special gift.  Many of our products showcase the talents of local artisans. Specialties include:

  • Gardening accents and tools, containers and statuary
  • Home décor
  • Jewelry and fashion
  • Educational games and toys for children
  • Gardening and nature books
  • and more!

Our staff and volunteers can help you select the perfect gift for any occasion!

Shop @ the Gardens is located inside RBG Centre (680 Plains Road W., Burlington). Find us on your way to the Mediterranean Garden and the Greenhouse Café.

For information call: 905-527-1158, ext. 224

Curbside Pickup Available!

Place and order with Shop @ the Gardens, and arrange to have it picked up outside RBG Centre. To place a curbsite pickup order, give us a call at 905-527-1158, ext. 224.

  • Pickup available from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Payment accepted via Credit Card

What are the hours of operation for Curbside Pickup?

Our teams are available from Monday to Thursdays 8 a.m to 4 p.m. If these hours do not work we can make other arrangements!

Where do I pick up my order?

Pick up orders at the main doors of RBG Centre (680 Plains Road W. Burlington ON).

Can I buy an item and have someone else pick it up?

Yes. When you call in order just give all appropriate details.

How do I place an order?

  1.  Call Shop @ the Gardens at 905-527-1158 ext 224 (Monday to Thursday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.)
  2.  Let us know what you’re interested in, and we can talk you through what we have available, and even send you pictures!
  3. Pay with a Credit Card over the phone 
  4. Agree on a time for pick up

Can I return a pick up order?

Absolutely! Give us a call if you have any concerns or questions.

What do I do when I arrive to pick up my order?

  1. Pull up in front of the RBG Centre main doors
  2. Call the gift shop 905-527-1158 ext 224 
  3. Stay in vehicle, pop your trunk and we will deliver your purchase in there
  • Selection of pollinator houses and related books from the shop
  • shop at the gardens interior
  • Shop Selection of Summer Garden Decor
  • woman and toddler looking at holiday displays at shop
  • Shop Fall Display including coloured mason jars hanging from chains

Today’s Hours

Seasonal Hours

  • 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Jun 13 to Nov 17)
  • 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Nov 18 to Dec 23)
  • Temporarily CLOSED due to Hamilton Grey Zone (Dec 26 to Jan 24)


  • Dec 24 Christmas Eve: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Dec 25 Christmas Day: Closed
  • Dec 26 Boxing Day: Closed
  • Jan 1 New Year's Day: Closed

Members Save 10%!

RBG Members can save on regularly priced merchandise by showing their membership card. Learn more about becoming a member at

Featured Products

Sustainable Products

Ditch the single use plastic! Browse through various lines of products meant to replace single-use products, including beeswax food wraps, produce bags, solid bar beauty products, and more.

Book Sale

Browse through titles and topics, including books on gardening, outdoor recreation, wildlife, children’s titles, and more! Prices are as marked.

Canada's Royal Garden

Canada’s Royal Garden tells a captivating story in images and in words of Canada’s largest botanical garden.

Award-winning photographer Mark Zelinzki captures stunning floral, landscape, wildlife and cultural images of the sanctuary lands and famous garden areas, a spectacular tribute to RBG as a priceless legacy for future generations.

Your Purchases Support the Gardens

100% of the proceeds from purchases at the shop support the Royal Botanical Gardens’ work in plant science and conservation, horticulture, and education.

Learn more about how you can support RBG’s initiatives.