If you currently have an active membership your new year will be added after your current membership year ends.
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Membership at the UBC Botanical Garden and Centre for Plant Research is a valuable way of supporting the future of the Garden, and we are pleased to offer our members a range of benefits aimed at enhancing their visitor experience at the Garden. The higher the level of membership you choose, the more we can do to sustain the Garden for all.
All memberships at the Arbutus level or above will receive a partial tax receipt to the maximum allowed by the Canada Revenue Agency.
Seasonal access to UBC Botanical Garden and Nitobe Memorial Garden
Special email offers for members only
10% off admission for a friend
10% off Shop in the Garden purchases
Discount on Garden Adult education courses
Arbutus | $150
All basic benefits, plus
Year-round access to the Greenheart Canopy Walkway
Entry for you and a guest to attend an exclusive seasonal garden tour with one of our horticulturists
Free members’ totebag*
Set of 4 UBC Botanical Garden note cards featuring plants from the garden
Birch | $240
All Arbutus benefits, plus
One featured plant propagated by the garden per year
2 free passes to UBC Botanical Garden and Nitobe Memorial Garden
Cedar | $600
All Birch benefits, plus
Two extra free passes to UBC Botanical Garden and Nitobe Memorial Garden (four in total)
Dedication of one nameplate in a book in our library**
Dogwood | $1500
All Cedar benefits, plus
One free basic Individual membership to give as a gift per membership year
Private 2 hour tour of either Nitobe Memorial Garden or UBC Botanical Garden with one of our curators, horticulturists or expert volunteer guides
Membership in UBC’s exclusive Wesbrook Society
Members who give more than $2500 will also receive:
2 tickets per year to one of our Peter Wharton Lecture series events, including invitation to an exclusive pre-event reception with the speaker
Invitation to attend our VIP tour during Apple Fest, our most popular yearly event
*Available to all new Arbutus, Birch, Cedar and Dogwood members. While supplies last. **One book maximum per member, per lifetime. The book will be selected by UBC Botanical Garden. While supplies last.
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Download a PDF membership form.
Completed membership forms can be submitted to UBC Botanical Garden’s gatehouse on your next visit or mailed to:
UBC Development c/o Annual Giving 500-5950
Memberships can also be purchased or renewed by calling 604.822.4208