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Oregon Garden

879 W Main St, Silverton, OR 97381-2243
+1 503-874-8100
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Beautiful place to visit!

We have been to tour the Oregon Gardens and adored our experience so much that we have booked our... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Ashley D
Beauty in Silverton.

First of all the staff was wonderful there which includes our knowledgeable and friendly tram... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
jgbtravels
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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%
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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 4 days ago

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
Reviewed 4 days ago 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 yesterday

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 5 days ago 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 1 week ago

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 4 days ago

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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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely fantastic. Great family day out even though I am not a garden fanatic. The various gardens interspersed with great statues and hidden gems Great gift shop although the restaurant was personally a little pricey but picnic tables are provided and re-entry is easy.More

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Sara H, Manager at Oregon Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

We are so glad you were able to enjoy the Garden, even though you aren't a garden fanatic! We hope you were still able to enjoy the restaurant and that you were able to pick something up from the gift shop as well. We hope...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the nearby hotel and had free access to the gardens. They are very extensive and have loads of different areas to visit. We spent two afternoons there and loved them. There is a cafe too, plus an included motorised guided tour. Well worth...More

Thank Ian M
Sara H, Manager at Oregon Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Ian M, Thank you for the review! We are so glad you were able to stay at the Oregon Garden Resort, and visit the Garden as well! The tram tour is one of our favorites, it's a great way to see the grounds especially on...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth the trip skip the hotel/spa. Staff is clueless and spa does not fit surroundings, no amenities.More

Thank 913gened
Sara H, Owner at Oregon Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

913gened, we are sorry to hear about your experience at the Resort and spa, but glad you enjoyed the Garden. We’d love to learn more about the things you felt our staff was uninformed about so that we can work with them to better the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a nice getaway the Garden itself is great the resort is average. It is fun when special events are going on 3rd of July fireworks, Food Carts beer and wine at the Garden.

Thank Gareth P
Sara H, Owner at Oregon Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Gareth P! Thank you for your review! We’re happy to hear you enjoyed the event during July 3rd. We hope you will visit us again soon. The Garden is beautiful during Christmas time! Thank you, Sara

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This garden rates among the BEST. Lots of variety and color. A very pleasant environment to walk around to enjoy nature's best. Take the tram for an overall view, thing to your favorite spots.More

Thank Ron Y
Sara H, Owner at Oregon Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Ron Y, We’re so glad to hear that the Garden is one of the best and that you’ve taken our tram tour as well! It’s such a great way to learn more about the history of the Garden. We look forward to your next visit!...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our second trip to the Gardens. There is so much work and an eye for detail in each segment of this large garden. We decided to walk to catch every part. There were pieces of artwork hidden among the plants which made for...More

Thank gingersnaps527
Sara H, Owner at Oregon Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you, gingersnaps527, for your lovely review! We love to hear that you visited the Garden for the second time and took the time to see every area. It’s great to hear that you appreciate the many details and designs of the Garden. We hope...More

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Nancy T
22 August 2017|
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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
23 July 2017|
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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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JanPez2014
15 December 2016|
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Response from Sara H | Property representative |
Hi JanPez, If you're planning to come during our Christmas in the Garden event, we open at 5pm. If you're not wanting to attend the event, just visit the beautiful garden, I definitely suggest coming during the day when... More
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