VanDusen Botanical Garden
This scenic 22-ha (55-acre) garden in the centre of Vancouver contains native and exotic plants displayed among rolling lawns, tranquil lakes and woodlands. Seasonal features include spring bulbs and rhododendrons, perennials, summer annuals and waterlilies, heathers in late summer and an autumn colour display. The Elizabethan hedge maze is fun for kids and adults. Large sculptures and fountains dot the garden (year-round). 10 am-5 pm daily. $7.50, s/13-18 $5.50, 3-12 $4, under 3 free, family $16.