VIU Milner Gardens and Woodland

Hours & Admission

November | closed to the public in preparation for Milner Christmas Magic.

Milner Christmas Magic 2022 poster

Milner Christmas Magic | December 2 - 4, 9 - 11 & 16 - 21 | evenings 5:00pm - 8:30pm (last entry 8pm).

For event details, see Special Events

January 2023 | closed to the public.

February 2023 | stay tuned for reopening details. 

Seasonal Admission Rates 

 (Including Tax)

Summer Shoulder Winter
Adult $12.00 $9.00 $6.00
Youth (13-18) $7.00 $5.00 $4.00
Children (12 or under) Free Free Free
Members & VIU Students (with cards) Free Free Free

Please note:

  • No pets allowed except for certified guide dogs.
  • Admission is required to access Milner House, Tea Room, Plant Sales, and Pool House Gift Shop.
  • If you are planning a visit for a school group or other group involving children, check out our Shoots with Roots program, or contact Pam Murray at 250-752-8573 Ext 3124 to discuss your options.
  • Please contact milnergardens@shaw.ca or 250-752-8573 - menu option 5 for group admission rates.
  • Last entry to the Gardens is 30 minutes before closing.

Directions to the Gardens

 View the Event Calendar