The Bargain Hunter
The Highlight Hitter

Stroll through the urban oasis of the Halifax Public Gardens

Downtown Halifax
0.5 hours
Free
Year-Round

About This Experience

Stroll through one of Halifax’s best attractions – not to mention the oldest Victorian Garden in North America – the Halifax Public Gardens.

Wind down under the shady trees of the gardens for the ultimate Halifax experience.

Hungry? Stop by Uncommon Grounds Cafe for some snacks, coffee, or ice cream!

With stunning floral displays, winding paths and picturesque fountains, it’s no easy to see why the Halifax Public Gardens are a favourite among locals and visitors alike!

 

Maximize your Halifax Public Gardens experience:
FIND OUT WHAT’S BLOOMING & WHEN
GARDEN FEATURES & MUST-SEES
GUIDELINES FOR VISITING THE GARDENS
TOURS (SUMMER ONLY)
FAQS

Things you should know

Daily Availability:Sunday - Saturday
Hours7am until 1 hour before sunset
HoursThe Gardens open daily at 7am and begin closing one hour prior to sunset. The last gate is closed one half hour prior to sunset.
Restrictions

To protect the serene atmosphere and enjoyment of the Gardens, pets, bicycles and jogging are not permitted within the Gardens. Ample natural food is available for the water fowl and birds – please do not feed them. The Public Gardens is a smoke free zone. No smoking is permitted anywhere in the Gardens.

Free
Downtown Halifax
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