Queen Elizabeth Park and the Bloedel Conservatory

Located on the highest point within Vancouver city limits, Queen Elizabeth Park features beautiful gardens, spectacular views and the Bloedel Conservatory

Queen Elizabeth Park Garden with Vancouver and North Shore Mountains in background
Queen Elizabeth Park Garden with Vancouver and North Shore Mountains in background cc licensed photo by Kkmd

Facts For Your Visit

Fee: No, except for a small fee to enter the Conservatory

Hours: Mon-Sun 24/7

Address: Stanley Park, Vancouver, BC

Website: Queen Elizabeth Park Vancouver

Queen Elizabeth Park is a beautiful 130 acre park situated at the highest point along a ridge that runs east-west across the City of Vancouver. With its highest point 152 metres above sea level, this hilltop park offers visitors to Vancouver stunning views of the city, especially on a nice day.

Some of the highlights of this beautiful park include an arboretum with over 1500 trees, a beautiful quarry garden, and the amazing Bloedel geodesic dome floral conservatory filled with tropical flowers and plants and free flying tropical birds. If you are looking for an upscale dining experience you can book a table at the Seasons in the Park restaurant where you will enjoy some great views of Vancouver over a delicious meal.

Due to its beautiful setting Queen Elizabeth Park is also a very popular location for wedding photography. For complete details about this beautiful park see the official website above.

Directions

SkyTrain Line Nearest Station Walking Time
Canada LineKing Edward Station1 Minute

How to get to Queen Elizabeth Park Vancouver by SkyTrain

Catch the #15 Cambie bus southbound on Cambie Street right in front of King Edward Station. Get off at West 33rd Avenue which is right across from the Parks main entrance. Alternately you can cross over to the far side of Cambie from King Edward Station and walk south (to your right) for 5 blocks (about a 9 minute walk to West 30th Avenue where you can walk right into the park.

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Reviews

Overall Rating: 4.6 out of 5 based on 188 reviews. See all

5 Star Rating This is a beautiful 130 acre park, that was once a quarry, has spectacular gardens, city views, tennis, pitch and put and a conservatory. The flowering quarry gardens are a popular place to take wedding or family portraits. Don't miss the Henry Moore sculpture. Access to park is free but parking is pricey. Recommend taking rapid transit and walking into the park.

Dunbar Buzz - 3 days ago

4 Star Rating Beautiful and relaxing park. Make sure you head to the top for a splendid view of Downtown and North Vancouver. Home to the Bloedel Conservatory which is definitely worth its money. Short trails take you past some very nice gardens.

Dietbrand Tollenaere - 22 days ago

5 Star Rating As a newcomer to Canada, I love how many parks are available around. On top of the list of parks to visit in Vancouver is Queen Elizabeth park. It's truly beautiful. I highly recommend coming during fall when everything is yellow and orange. Be sure to prepare for a lot of walking and wear appropriate shoes.

Celine Marie Barrozo - 1 month ago

5 Star Rating Beautiful park that is full of flowers in perfectly kept gardens. It is the go to place for wedding photography. You will love this place as it is free. The planetarium is a must see but there is an entrance fee

John Bruce - 1 month ago

4 Star Rating Nice park to visit. Parking is not free (like in Stanley Park also). There is one main central place with everything - a water fountain, a big cemented plaza, and a small wedding hall. The Bloedel Conservatory is not too expensive and is worth the money. There is a small pond on the northeastern corner of the park with some nice ducks. No feeding the ducks!

Chok Sheak Lau - 2 months ago

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