Nikka Yuko Japanese Garden next Sprin Season officially will open again in May 2018 and the season runs to October 2018. Enjoy the Lethbridge Japanese
Garden from the first cherry blossom to the last autumn leaf. The 2017 season is
particularly important, as the Nikka Yuko will be marking the 50th anniversary
of the opening of Centennial Garden.
Winter Light Festival will open on December 1, 2017 and run until February 3, 2018. Please refer to the events page for opened nights and cancellations.
Winter Light HOURS
At this time we are closed until November 20th as we set up for the Winter Light Festival.
Starting December 1, 2017 Winter Light Hours will be
6:30 pm Gates open and last Entry at 9:30pm
$25.00 for a group of five
10 and Under Free
Taking a garden tour with one of our knowledgeable hosts or
hostesses is the best way to learn about and appreciate Nikka Yuko Japanese Garden.
The staff are knowledgeable about the Garden's history, design and the
Tours typically last between 30 to 45 minutes and
can be tailored to the wishes and interests of the guests.
Tours begin from the main Garden gate at 1:00pm and 3:00pm. All tours are included with the cost of admission.
SUMMER SEASON PRICES
Adults - $11.00
Seniors (60+) and Students - $7.00
Youth (10 and Under) - FREE
Group Tours - refer to "Group Tours & Photo Sessions"
Your admission gains access to the Garden, the Visitors Centre, public tours and cultural events and activities. For a detailed event schedule visit here.
2018 Season Passes:
Single (Individual)- $30.00
Couples (Close friends/family)-$40.00
Family (Four Family Members) - $50.00
Additional Family Member $10.00/person
For more information on season pass benefits click here.
All admission rates and season passes include GST. The Garden accepts Visa, MasterCard, Debit, certified cheques or cash.
Partial access only. Garden pathways are easily accessible. As the floor in the Pavilion is extremely fragile, shoes are not allowed. However, deck tours will be provided to those not able to tour the inside. A wheelchair is available for use at the Garden.
Disabled permit parking is available.
Guide dogs for the blind/handicapped are permitted in the Garden area only.
Free parking, gift shop, motor coach/RV parking and restrooms.
The Garden is a smoke-free environment.
No food or drink in the Garden, except water unless the Garden permits. There is no restaurant or cafe on site; however, beverages and snacks can be purchased at the Visitor Centre.
Nearby recreation includes swimming, picnicking, golfing, walking trails and bike pathways, hotel/motel accommodation and other services are close to the Garden.