Daniel A. Séguin Garden

3511 rue Sicotte
St-Hyacinthe, QC J2S 7B3- Map It
Phone: (450) 778-6504

AAA Editor Notes

Daniel A. Séguin Garden (Le Jardin Daniel A. Séguin) is off Hwy. 20 exit 130, then s. on rue Laframboise .4 km (.25 mi.), w. on rue Casavant, then 1 km (.6 mi.) s. on rue Choquette, then .8 km (.5 mi.) w. to 3215 rue Sicotte. Founded by a retired professor and affiliated with a school of agriculture, the 20 gardens and their landscaping and integration in this 4.5-hectare (11.25-acre) site are impressive. Visitors can stroll through an herb garden, a French garden, a Zen garden, a Japanese garden, a Québec garden of yesteryear and through a rockery and past a waterfall. Guided tours are available. Picnicking is permitted.
$12; $10 (ages 65+); $6 (students with ID); $5 (ages 6-12). Guided tour $10. Prices may vary; phone ahead.
Hours: Daily 9:30-4:30, mid-June through Labour Day. Allow 1 hour, 30 minutes minimum.