VBGA Member Benefits

The following Member benefits are currently available during the limited reopening of VanDusen Botanical Garden.

  • Free admission as a current VBGA Member to VanDusen Botanical Garden and Bloedel Conservatory (upon its re-opening) during regular open hours with valid photo membership card OR copy of member purchase receipt. Visit ticket must be reserved online prior to visit.
  • Monthly e-correspondence including the Garden Connection, Member News, & Education News, keeping you up to date with what’s happening in the Gardens, education offerings and member related news.
  • 10% discount on VBGA Education programs including summer camps. Includes priority registration for children’s summer camps for ‘Individual + child’ and ‘Family Membership’ categories.
  • Shaughnessy Restaurant $20 OFF promotion for 2 people (x1 dinner per year). (Not applicable during Festival of Lights).
  • Discounts at participating nurseries and gardens.

Once regular operations return the following member benefits will be available.


  • A VBGA Membership is non-refundable and non-transferable.
  • Complimentary single visit guest admission passes, tourism passes and discounted coupons, are not being honoured at this time by the Park Board to visit either VanDusen Botanical Garden or Bloedel Conservatory. Our understanding is that these passes will be extended when regular operations resume. Members will be informed when this occurs.