VBGA Member Benefits

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

  • Free admission as a current VBGA Member to VanDusen Botanical Garden and Bloedel Conservatory during regular open hours with valid photo membership card OR copy of member purchase receipt. Please note that member spaces are limited. Tickets must be reserved online prior to visit.
  • 10% discount at VanDusen Garden Gift Shop, open Friday – Sunday 10am – 5pm. (Capacity is limited for the safety of all patrons, so you may experience a wait time to enter the shop.)
  • Monthly e-correspondence including the Garden Connection & President’s Letter, 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.
  • Discounted adult admission to Festival of Lights at VanDusen Botanical Garden.
  • Borrowing privileges from the Yosef Wosk Library & Resource Centre.

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


  • A VBGA Membership is non-refundable and non-transferable.
  • 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.