University of Alberta Botanic Garden

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The University of Alberta Botanic Garden (formerly the Devonian Botanic Garden) is a stunning 97 hectare (240-acre) property located in Parkland County, 15 minutes southwest of Edmonton, with cultivated gardens and plant collections, indoor showhouses, and extensive natural areas.

The U of A Botanic Garden is an award-winning visitor attraction, a research site, and home to year-round adult and children's education programming.

Construction of the new Aga Khan Garden, Alberta, was completed in June, 2018. The 4.8 hectare Mughal-inspired garden features secluded forest paths, granite and limestone terraces, still pools that reflect the prairie sky, waterfalls and ...

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10 Sessions

Summer Camp - Critter Craze
For ages 4-6 yrs

Calling all kid critters! Have you ever wondered what a squirrel, bunny or woodpecker does all day? Put on your favorite ears and tail, and join the fun. Camps include fun environmental activities,... Read More

Tues-Fri -
9am - 12pm
University of Alberta Botanic Garden
$95
Summer Camp - Critter Craze
For ages 4-6 yrs

Calling all kid critters! Have you ever wondered what a squirrel, bunny or woodpecker does all day? Put on your favorite ears and tail, and join the fun. Camps include fun environmental activities,... Read More

Tues-Fri -
1pm - 4pm
University of Alberta Botanic Garden
$95
Summer Camp - Enchanted Forest
For ages 6-8 yrs

What really lives in the Botanic Garden forests? Come join us for crafts and games as we learn more about the magical fauna and flora that make up the legends and lore of the Botanic Garden. Camps ... Read More

Mon-Fri -
9am - 3pm
University of Alberta Botanic Garden
$220
Summer Camp - Can You Escape the Garden?
For ages 8-12 yrs

Through daily clues and games, get one-step closer to finding your way through the Garden. Put your learned skills to the test in an ultimate escape challenge at the end of the week! Camps include ... Read More

Mon-Fri -
9am - 3pm
University of Alberta Botanic Garden
$220
Summer Camp - Marigold Poppins
For ages 6-8 yrs

With her talking umbrella, Marigold Poppins is ready to take you on a week long adventure. Jump into the picture and discover the magic that awaits! Camps include fun environmental activities, game... Read More

Mon-Fri -
9am - 3pm
University of Alberta Botanic Garden
$220

Party Packages

6 Party Packages

Our children’s birthday party packages will provide lasting memories for your child and their friends, and a stress-free day for you! All parties are 1.5 hour, outdoor-based programs. Offered May through early fall.


NEW! Royal Garden Adventures
AGES
3-8 yrs
MAX GUESTS
25
PRICE
$215+
Hear ye! Hear ye! Calling all princesses and knights to join us for a magical quest! Create your own crown and shield before we head off ... Read More

NEW! Dinosaur Dig
AGES
3-8 yrs
MAX GUESTS
25
PRICE
$215+
This party is for only the bravest of explorers! Join us for an archeological adventure at the Garden, where you will learn all about bon... Read More

Fairy Garden Tea Party
AGES
3-8 yrs
MAX GUESTS
25
PRICE
$215+
Bring out all your little fairies to join us for a wonderful Garden tea party! With wings to wear, your little ones will feel magical whi... Read More

Going Buggy Butterfly Party
AGES
3-8 yrs
MAX GUESTS
25
PRICE
$195+
Bring out all your little fairies to join us for a wonderful Garden tea party! With wings to wear, your little ones will feel magical whi... Read More

Ponds and Frogs
AGES
5-14 yrs
MAX GUESTS
25
PRICE
$195+
A favorite party at the Garden! Explore our ponds and get dirty catching a wide variety of pond critters - from shrimps to snails to frog... Read More

Wilderness Adventure
AGES
8-14 yrs
MAX GUESTS
25
PRICE
$195+
Become a wild animal in this fun forest birthday party! Discover our fascinating animal specimens, discuss their cool adaptations, and go... Read More

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