Hours & Directions
Notice: We will be closing at 1 pm on August 20 due to a private event. Nitobe Memorial Garden hours will remain as usual.
UBC Botanical Garden
Nitobe Memorial Garden
From downtown, take West 4th, 10th or 16th Avenue to UBC. From the airport, take SW Marine Drive northbound to UBC. We are located on the west side of SW Marine Drive.
There are two buses that stop near UBC Botanical Garden. The #49 Metrotown/UBC bus stops at the corner of West 16th Avenue and SW Marine Drive. From there it is a 10-minute walk to the Garden. The C20 campus shuttle originates at the main UBC bus loop and stops on Stadium Road, opposite the Garden. For complete bus schedules and routes, please call Translink at 604.953.3333 or visit translink.ca.
Free parking is available in the Garden’s parking lot for the first three hours of your visit. After three hours, you will need to pay via the Honk Mobile app.