Escape back in time and experience a retreat once reserved for Royalty. Discover Milner Gardens, a one-of-a kind woodland estate and gardens nestled in the peace that only an old-growth forest can provide; an oasis that rejuvenates the soul. Stroll the winding pathways and magical surroundings of an ancient coastal Douglas fir forest. Find peace and tranquility as you meander through the woodland gardens lined with rhododendrons, cyclamen and trilliums. Indulge in afternoon tea in the historic house overlooking the Strait of Georgia.
2179 W Island Hwy, Qualicum Beach, V9K 1G1
Children Friendly Garden
Restaurant on Site
Parking on Site
Docent Guided Tours
Tour Bus Parking
Canada's Garden Route Spokesperson
Author of "A Garden Lover's Guide to Canada"
Getting someone to visit a garden in summer is a snap: we all know gardens are striking in the summer months, with flowers galore. But what about fall? Garden visitors diminish with falling temperatures, as if they’re convinced the show is over as of Labour Day. But it isn’t. There’s still plenty to see in Canada’s public gardens right up until snowfall and even beyond.