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Oregon Garden

879 W Main St, Silverton, OR 97381-2243
+1 503-874-8100
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wonderful,easy to find,many special events for x mas and all holidays be sure to check the web site... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
D1338YKann
,
Salem
a garden oasis

beautiful gardens, artistically arranged, a real jewel. decent cafe, nice staff. I walk there... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
writer17
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tennessee
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The Oregon Garden features 80-acres of stunning botanical gardens, including 20 colorful specialty gardens, amazing blooms and beautiful water features. The Garden also boasts a Children's Garden, which is sure to keep the little ones entertained.Take a complimentary, 30-minute narrated tour of the Garden, aboard the Tram in the spring and summer months. The Garden also features a Visitor's Center, Cafe and Gift Shop, perfect for grabbing lunch or purchasing souvenirs. The Garden is the perfect setting for weddings and receptions, company events and family reunions. On-site is also the Gordon House, the only Frank Lloyd Wright home in the state.
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  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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879 W Main St, Silverton, OR 97381-2243
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+1 503-874-8100
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Reviewed 1 week ago

wonderful,easy to find,many special events for x mas and all holidays be sure to check the web site .Parking is plentiful but some special events they charge a fee 5 $.tram runs through October only

Thank D1338YKann
Sara H, Manager at Oregon Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

D1338YKann, Thank you for your review! We hope you'll be able to join us for our Christmas in the Garden event! Thanks, Sara

Reviewed 1 week ago

beautiful gardens, artistically arranged, a real jewel. decent cafe, nice staff. I walk there weekly as a supporting member.

Thank writer17
Sara H, Manager at Oregon Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

writer17, Thank you for your kind review! We are so happy to find the staff nice, and the Garden beautiful. Thank you for being a member of The Oregon Garden! Thanks, Sara

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Something for everyone. Gardens of all varieties. Take the tram ride to learn about the different gardens then go and explore the ones that interest you most.

Thank xraybuys
Sara H, Manager at Oregon Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

xraybuys, We hope you enjoyed your time visiting the Garden and that you found a specialty area that you liked the most! It's truly beautiful in the fall time. We hope to see you again soon! Thanks, Sara

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Salem, Oregon
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My sister was visiting from a Southern state. This was her first "solo" visit. FANTASTIC weather meant for GREAT trip. LOTS of fall colors. Train ride was interesting especially for anyone that can't walk much or just wants to cover more of the total park.More

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Sara H, Manager at Oregon Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review! We love the fall colors in the Garden as well. We hope you were able to catch a tram tour during your visit, it's a great way to get an overview of the Garden. We hope to see you again...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I came here with a cousin while I was in Oregon. What a lovely place it is even though I came in the Autumn, there was so much colour still around in the garden, and also lots of humming birds. The garden covered several acres...More

Thank Sheena S
Sara H, Manager at Oregon Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Sheena S, Thank you so much for your review! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed the Garden, it's so beautiful during the fall time. The tram is a great way to get an overview of the Garden, we hope you were...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017

We loved the gardens themselves, especially the astonishing variety in the conifer garden and the "signature" white oak. (Looks like something sentient out of the Lord of the Rings!) The accommodations were fair. Rooms quite lovely and great service, but a bit noisy. We had...More

Thank John F
Sara H, Manager at Oregon Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Hi John F, Thank you so much for your review. We are so glad you were able to explore the grounds, the Conifer Garden is one of our favorites! We have shared this review about the loud air conditioner noise to our maintenance staff and...More

Reviewed 23 September 2017

We have been to tour the Oregon Gardens and adored our experience so much that we have booked our wedding night for this upcoming November at their wonderful resort hotel! CAN'T WAIT!

Thank Ashley D
Sara H, Manager at Oregon Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2017

Ashley D, Wow, we are so happy to be a part of your special day! Congratulations, we can't wait to see you both in November! Thank you, Sara

Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

First of all the staff was wonderful there which includes our knowledgeable and friendly tram driver, Bill. We were actually in the area to see The Gordon House and since the garden is next door we couldn't resist. The fact that this really wasn't here...More

Thank jgbtravels
Sara H, Manager at Oregon Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

jgbtravels, Thank you so much for your kind review! We're so happy to hear you were able to visit the Gordon House, the architecture is amazing. We hope you will visit us again soon, the Garden is beautiful and unique each season of the year!...More

Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

This garden was conceived by a group of local nurseries and other plant sellers. It came into being as a sewage treatment plant for Silverton, and it continues to serve this purpose. This is a great use for sewage, but it is not great display...More

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 19 September 2017

We have visited various botanical gardens throughout the world and the Oregon Garden can compete with the best of them. Lots of areas focusing on Northwest botanicals and a nice gift shop. Worth a visit.

Thank Thunderbird12
Sara H, Manager at Oregon Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2017

Thunderbird12, Wow, thank you so much for the review! It's great to hear that you enjoyed the Garden. We love the areas that feature botanical's native to our area as well. It's great inspiration for our own gardens at home! Thanks, Sara

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SarahM_in_SF
20 October 2017|
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Response from Robert W | Reviewed this property |
The Gardens actually can be visited at different times. If you go during the Spring and Summer you will have most of the flowers. However, by going in the Fall there will be those bright colors. There is also a winter... More
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Nancy T
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Response from LLM1440 | Reviewed this property |
Fees vary by season: Admission Oregon Garden Dates Adults Seniors (60+) Students (12-17) Children (5-11) Children (4 & under) Members March 1- May 31 $12 $10 $9 $6 Free Free June 1- August 31... More
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freelandjaci
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Response from Kimgeenie | Reviewed this property |
Anytime- the gardens change with the seasons so it is probably a personal preference depending on your favorite season- I love to visit in spring when it is freshly planted with annuals, return in summer when they are in... More
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