Bloedel Conservatory Limited Re-opening!Wednesday, September 30 11:00 AM - 5:45 PM
VBGA Members and general public: Tickets for visiting Bloedel Conservatory are available online only.
VBGA Members: book here.
General public do not need a password to book.
Learn about the safety measures being taken at Bloedel Conservatory: Read more
Artists for Conservation Festival 2020Thursday, October 1 - Sunday, October 4 11:00am- 4:00pm
Featuring the world’s top conservation-themed art exhibit with programming throughout the garden. Presented in partnership with the VBGA and the Vancouver Park Board. Free admission for VBGA members.Learn More
SpringSaturday, March 20 2021 - Sunday, June 20 2021
In spring the Garden is bursting with cheerful rhododendrons, stunning magnolias, delicate cherry blossoms and bloom-full camellias – to mention a few…Learn More
Autumn Garden Design (ONLINE)Thursday, October 8 5:30pm-7:00pm
Join Janis Matson in this online Autumn Garden Design class, with a focus on designing your garden for the changing season. Learn about plant colour, texture, shapes, form, seasonal changes, movement, and views. From foliage colours, to flowers and fruit, the fall is a fabulous time to enjoy the garden.
Botanical Watercolour Series (ONLINE)Thursday, October 15 - Thursday, October 29 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Join Susan Pearson for a 3-week series on botanical watercolour. Each week you will focus on a single botanical specimen, and channel all your colours into the stem, leaves and flowers. With finer brushes, you can bring intricate reference materials to this workshop in order to create a realistic painting. Use your creativity to choose colours, while maintaining discipline in your portrayal of botanical pieces.