Every Sunday between June 11th and September 17th, the Public Gardens will host its annual free Summer Concert Series. All concerts will take place at the Bandstand from 2-4 p.m. Everyone welcome.
Starting in July, visitors are welcome to join a guided tour every Wednesday from 10-11am. Hosted by the Friends of the Public Gardens. Everyone welcome.
Halifax Public Gardens is honoured to be a recipient of the 2017 ‘Top 10 North American Gardens Worth Traveling For’ Garden Tourism Awards from the Canadian Garden Council and the American Public Gardens Association.
Gardens Regular Hours
Open daily from 8 a.m. until one half hour before dusk.
Garden Days is Canada’s coast to coast to coast, three-day celebration of our National Garden Day which is held annually and starts on the Friday before Father’s Day.
Find out about the history of the Halifax Public Gardens, recongnized as a National Historic Site in 1984. The Gardens house a public collection of garden artefacts such as statues, a bandstand and fountains, which are representative of the Victorian era.
The Halifax Public Gardens and Leighton Dillman Park (Dartmouth Common) support charitable organizations in the region to promote upcoming events and milestones. Limited space is available in floral beds within both Gardens.
Save the date -
September 8 & 9 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.