University of Alberta Botanic Garden

51226 Hwy. 60
Spruce Grove, AB T7Y 1C5- Map It
Phone: (780) 987-3054

AAA Editor Notes

University of Alberta Botanic Garden is 8 km (5 mi.) n. on Hwy. 60 (Devonian Way). Comprising 97 hectares (240 acres) of cultivated gardens and natural areas, the garden includes a Japanese garden, a butterfly house, ecological reserves and collections of perennial and annual plants. Nature trails and guided tram tours also are offered. Guided tours are available. Picnicking is permitted. Food is available.
$13.50; $9.75 (ages 65+); $7.35 (students with ID); $5 (ages 13-17); $3 (ages 4-12); $31 (family, two adults and all children). Tram tour $5; $4 (ages 13-17); $3 (ages 3-12).
Hours: Daily 10-6 (also Thurs. 6-8:30 p.m.), June 1-Labour Day; 10-5 in May and day after Labour Day-Thanksgiving. Tram tours daily June-Aug. and most weekends during spring and fall; schedule varies. Phone ahead to confirm schedule. Allow 2 hours minimum.