UBC Botanical Garden

Vancouver Venue

UBC Botanical Garden is a "hidden gem" where visitors can expect a quiet visit away from crowds. Visitors to UBC Botanical Garden can expect a learning experience rich with interesting plants and informative signs.

Our beautiful grounds will be an unforgettable location for your wedding, reception or photos. We offer two indoor facilities (large and small) and several outdoor options including the Nitobe Memorial Garden. We’ll do everything we can to make your event go off without a hitch.

Rentals are scheduled in two 4-hour time slots for all sites with the exception of Nitobe Memorial Garden and the Main Lawn. Sites may be available for extended booking between 8am - 12am at an additional hourly rate.

Slot 1: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Slot 2: 4 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Reception Centre Building accommodates 100 ppl, Roseline Sturdy Amphitheatre 225 ppl, Contemporary Garden Lawn and Arbour 250 ppl, Main Lawn 250+ ppl and Nitobe Memorial Garden 25 ppl.

An administration fee will be charged on all cancellations. The administration fee is: $250 if event is cancelled six months or more prior to event, $500 if event is cancelled less than six months prior to event. The full deposit will be forfeited if the event is cancelled with one month or less notice. All rates are subject to change.

Type Special Event Venues


Neighbourhood West Point Grey

Maximum Capacity 250

Number of Spaces 7

Event Space Indoor and Outdoor Options

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6804 South West Marine Drive, Vancouver