Your admission to The Gardens

Admission can be paid upon arrival, advance booking is not required.

June 15 – September 30 rates:
Adult (18+) $36.00, Youth (13-17) $18.00, Child (5-12) $3.00, including tax.

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Admission Information

Rates
  • Rates in Canadian dollars and include tax.
  • Rates are subject to change without notice.
  • We do not offer a seniors discount.
  • We accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, JCB, Interac Bank/Debit Card. Cash is not accepted at this time.
Pre-purchased Online Tickets
  • Tickets may be purchased at our admission gate or online.
  • Tickets for personal use must be purchased here. Tickets for gifts must be purchased here.
  • The credit card used to purchase personal use tickets must be presented with tickets upon arrival at The Gardens. Gift tickets are mailed out in advance and do not require credit card presentation upon arrival.
  • Tickets purchased online are subject to a non-refundable per ticket fee of $1.
Readmission
  • Same day readmission is permitted. Please have your hand stamped at the Turnstiles before departure and present your original admission ticket upon return. The Gardens staff will collect your original admission ticket and issue a readmission ticket
  • Next day readmission is permitted. Please have your hand stamped at the Turnstiles before departure and present your original admission ticket upon return. The Gardens staff will collect your original admission ticket and issue a readmission ticket for:
    • Adults: $3.50 +tax
    • Youth: $2.50 +tax
    • Children: $1.00 +tax
    • Only one readmission is permitted.
Military Admission

The Butchart Gardens’ military discount was proudly implemented in 1941.  What initially began as free admission for military in uniform during the war years only, has been continued by the Butchart family to this day.

  • Active serving members in the Canadian Armed Forces receive complimentary admission to The Butchart Gardens upon presentation of a valid CF1 card along with photo identification at our Admission Gate.
  • Canadian Forces Veterans receive an admission discount of 50% upon presentation of a valid CF1 card along with photo identification at our Admission Gate.
  • Active serving members of foreign military receive an admission discount of 50% upon presentation of valid military identification along with photo identification at our Admission Gate.
  • Discounts are offered to members of the military only and do not extend to family or guests.