Public Gardens

Visit Oregon’s public gardens for spectacular views, tranquil beauty, and peaceful escape.

Portland Area

Admission is free unless otherwise noted. Call ahead for hours and days of operation.

The Bishop’s Close: The Garden at Elk Rock

11800 SW Military Ln.
503.636.5613
www.elkrockgarden.org
Open daily 8am-5pm (donation)

Columbia Children’s Arboretum

10040 NE 6th Drive
503.823.7529
www.portlandonline.com/parks

Crystal Springs Rhododendron Garden

6015 SE 28th Ave., 1 block north of SE Woodstock Blvd.
503.771.8386, www.portlandonline.com/parks
($5 adult March 1-September 30, free October 1 through February 28 and Mondays all year)

Duniway Park (Lilac Gardens)

SW 6th Ave. & Sheridan St.
503.823.7529
www.portlandonline.com/parks
Open 5 am to midnight. Free

The Grotto

Sandy Blvd. at NE 85th Avenue
503.254.7371
www.thegrotto.org
(Hours vary seasonally. Upper gardens: $7 elevator fee, senior/military $6, age 6-12 $4, under 6 free)

Hoyt Arboretum

4000 SW Fairview Blvd.
503.865.8733
www.hoytarboretum.org
Open 5 am to 10 pm daily. Visitor center open for seasonal hours. (donation) Parking fee.

International Rose Test Garden

400 SW Kingston Ave.
503.823.3636
www.portlandonline.com/parks
Open 7:30 am -9 pm daily. Free tours departing 1 pm daily from Memorial Day to Labor Day. Donation suggested.

Ladd’s Circle & Squares

SE 16th & Harrison St.
503.823.7529
www.portlandonline.com/parks

Lan Su Chinese Garden

NW Everett St. & Third Ave.
503.228.8131
www.lansugarden.org
Open 10 am – 7pm March 15-October 14 and 10 am – 4 pm October 15-March 14.($10 adult, $9 senior, $7 students 6-18 and college with ID, under 6 free)

Leach Botanical Garden

6704 SE 122nd Ave.
503.823.9503
www.leachgarden.org Open Tuesday-Saturday 9 am-4pm and Sunday 1-4pm. Closed Mondays and the month of January Donation suggested.

Peninsula Park

700 N Rosa Parks Way
503.823.7529
www.portlandonline.com/parks
Open 5 am-midnight.

Portland Japanese Garden

611 SW Kingston Ave.
503.223.1321
www.japanesegarden.com
($16.95 adult, $14.50 senior, $13.50 student, $11 youth 6-17, 5 and under free.) Hours vary seasonally.

Portland Memory Garden

SE 104th Ave. & Powell Blvd.
503.823.7529
www.portlandmemorygarden.org
Designed for people with Alzheimer’s disease or other memory issues. (donation)

Whittaker Ponds Nature Park

7040 NE 47th Ave.
503.823.7529
www.portlandonline.com/parks
Open 5 am-midnight.

Greater Portland Area

Cecil and Molly Smith Garden, St. Paul

5055 Ray Bell Rd., 503.647.2896
www.smithgarden.org
$3 admission. Open weekends from April to mid-May, 11am-4pm except Memorial Day weekend

Howell Territorial Park, Sauvie Island

13901 NW Howell Park Rd.
503.665.4995
www.oregonmetro.gov
Open dawn-dusk.

Jenkins Estate, Beaverton

8005 SW Grabhorn
503.629.6355
www.thprd.org/facilities/historic/jenkins-estate
Open 7 am-3pm daily.

McLean Park and House, West Linn

5350 River St.
503.847.1542
www.mcleanhouse.org
Park open daily. House is for events by reservation.

Rogerson Clematis Garden, West Linn

at Luscher Farm, West Linn
125 Rosemont Rd
www.rogersonclematiscollection.org
Open dawn-dusk. (donation)

Salem and Mid-Willamette Valley

Delbert Hunter Arboretum and Botanic Garden, Dalles

631 Park St.
503.623.7359
www.delberthunterarboretum.org
Open dawn to dusk. (donation)

Bush’s Pasture Park, Rose Garden & Rhododendron Garden, Salem

890 Mission St. SE
503.588.6336
www.cityofsalem.net
Open dawn to dusk.

Deepwood Museum & Gardens, Salem

1116 Mission St. SE
503.588.6336
www.historicdeepwoodestate.org
Park is free and open dawn-dusk daily. Guided home tours offered Wednesday-Saturday mornings at 9am, 10am, 11 am and noon. Adults $6, seniors $5, students $4, youth 6-15 $3, and children 5 and under free.

Marth Spring Botanical Garden, Salem

Willamette University,
900 State St.
503.370.6300
cityseeker.com/salem-or/822419-martha-springer-botanical-garden

The Oregon Garden and Resort, Silverton

978 W Main St.
503.874.8100
www.oregongarden.org
Open daily March 23-October 31,
Friday-Sunday November 1-March 22,
Hours and admission costs vary seasonally. Check website for details.

Eugene Springfield Area

Hendricks Park (Rhododendron Garden), Eugene

Summit Ave. & Skyline Blvd.
541.682.5324
www.eugene-or.gov/facilities/facility/details/hendrickspark-80

Mount Pisgah Arboretum, Eugene

34901 Frank Parrish Rd.
541.747.3817
www.mountpisgaharboretum.org
Dawn to dusk. Free; county parking fee

Owen Rose Garden, Eugene

300 N Jefferson
541.682.4800
www.eugene-or.gov/facilities/facility/details/owenrosegarden-124
Donation suggested.

Greater Oregon

Lithia Park, Ashland

59 Winburn Way
541.488.5340
www.ashland.or.us/lithiapark
Open dawn-11:30 pm

Shore Acres State Park Gardens, Coos Bay

13 mi. southwest of Coos Bay
541.888.4902
www.shoreacres.net
Open 8 am-dusck. Varies seasonally. Donation suggested. Parking fee.

The Connie Hansen Garden Conservancy, Lincoln City

1931 NW 33rd St.
541.994.6338
www.conniehansengarden.co
Open dawn-dusk daily. Donation suggested.

Palmerton Arboretum, Rogue River

300 W Evans Creek Rd.
541.582.4401
www.cityofrogueriver.org
Donation suggested.

Pacifica Garden, Williams

15615 Watergap Rd.
541.846.1100
www.pacificagarden.org
Donation suggested.

Corvallis, Albany and Vicinity

Corvallis Rose Garden/Avery Park, Corvallis

SW Avery Park Dr.
541.766.6918
www.corvallisoregon.gov/parksrec/page/rose-garden
Open 6 am-10 pm daily.

Peavy Arboretum, Oregon State University, Corvallis

8692 Peavy Arboretum Rd.
541.737.6702
https://cf.forestry.oregonstate.edu/peavy-arboretum

Southwest Washington

Hulda Klager Lilac Gardens

115 S Pekin Rd., Woodland
360.225.8996
www.lilacgardens.com
Open year round 10am – 4pm, Admission $5 during Lilac Days (the three weeks leading up to Mother’s Day) and $3 the rest of the year. Kids 5 and under free.