We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Oregon Garden

879 W Main St, Silverton, OR 97381-2243
+1 503-874-8100
Call
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Come a long way

I remember coming to the Oregon Garden close to twenty years ago when visiting was more of a way to... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
morgan m
,
Portland, Oregon
via mobile
Visited the winter Christmas exhibits

This was a lot of fun, with a dozen air so booths selling all sorts of arts and crafts. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rbaird_12
,
Wilsonville, Oregon, United States
Read all 561 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
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.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tram tour” (18 reviews)
“water features” (23 reviews)
LOCATION
879 W Main St, Silverton, OR 97381-2243
CONTACT
Website
+1 503-874-8100
Write a ReviewReviews (561)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 557 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I remember coming to the Oregon Garden close to twenty years ago when visiting was more of a way to hear the vision of what was to come than it was to see an actual garden. I was so pleasantly surprised to return and see...More

Thank morgan m
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a lot of fun, with a dozen air so booths selling all sorts of arts and crafts. The lighting was incredible. Well worth the trip.More

Thank Rbaird_12
Sara H, Manager at Oregon Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Rbaird_12, It's so great to hear you were able to make it to Christmas at the Garden this year and that you had a fun time! We hope you'll visit us again next holiday season, or this coming spring when the Garden is in bloom!...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We almost made a stop at the Oregon Garden sometime in August, but were unable to. So, our first time here was for the Christmas lights. We went on a Monday and got there about 15 minutes before they opened, which was at 5pm. You...More

Thank cozmickissez
Sara H, Manager at Oregon Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi cozmickissez, We're glad that you were finally able to visit us! It's great to hear you had a good time checking our event out and seeing the light displays. Thank you for your feedback, we'll keep trying to improve signage and communication so all...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Getting here from Portland is a bit of trek so plan accordingly. The lights were nice but maybe a bit over hyped based on the website. The shuttle driver was very nice, at night the place is very confusing on where to pick it up....More

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

Hi Unknown_Traveler, Thank you for your feedback! It's great to hear that you found your shuttle driver to be kind and thought the lights were nice! Thanks for the feedback regarding the lights and where to get on at night, we will be taking these...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Last year was magical and romantic. The entire garden was lit up and we took the tram around and enjoyed every minute. This year, they concentrated all the lights and people into one small area at the top. It was more than a little disappointing....More

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

Matt, Thank you for your feedback. We're sorry to hear about your experience at our Christmas event. We make changes to our event each year based on guests' comments, so thank you for your feedback as well! We are glad that you found your room...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Horribly frightening experiences mixed with great time.As a family of eight adults and six children (5years -8 weeks) we bought our tickets ahead of time as directed. We parked off sight and waited for the shuttle as directed. And waited, and waited- almost 60 minutes...More

Thank MamaBear503
Sara H, Manager at Oregon Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

MamaBear503, We are so sorry about the shuttle mix up during your visit to Christmas in the Garden. There was a miscommunication with the shuttle driver and we worked with the 3rd party shuttle company to ensure that this doesn't happen again. Thank you for...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I waited on hold for 57 minutes trying to get through Moon Stone Properties (owner of Oregon Garden). I booked the Christmas in the Garden package online yesterday for Christmas Eve and when I received the confirmation in my email it only gave me a...More

Thank beachsherry
Sara H, Manager at Oregon Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

beachsherry, We again apologize for your experience and that you couldn't get in touch with anyone to fix your reservation! We have edited our website and added a direct link on the "Christmas in the Garden Package" page to our Christmas website to make things...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We went to the Oregon Garden Christmas event on Dec 9th. Terrible logistics! We observed how long the line to drive into the Gardens parking lots so drove back to the Elementary School that was suggested to park at, it was full. Ended up parking...More

Thank Judy M
Sara H, Manager at Oregon Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Judy M, We're very sorry to hear about your experience at Christmas in the Garden, and understand your frustrations as your feedback has echoed those of other guests that attended on the same day. We did our best to manage the logistics and make changes...More

Reviewed 12 December 2017

Christmas in the Garden was beautiful. Can't wait for next year. Be sure and buy your tickets in advance. The lines are long

Thank newleann
Sara H, Manager at Oregon Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

newleann, Thank you so much, we're so happy that you enjoyed your time at Christmas in the Garden! We are constantly trying to make changes to decrease wait times in line as well. We are looking forward to your next return! Thanks again.

Reviewed 11 December 2017

As a fan of the Gardens we decided to try Christmas in the Garden this year. I went online to see the best time to go. When I checked it showed that Sunday, Wednesday, and Thursday night were $3 per person and Friday and Saturday...More

Thank samsonpete
Sara H, Manager at Oregon Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2017

samsonpete, We're very sorry to hear about your experience at our event! Our pre-sales online are $2 cheaper than what it would be if you purchased at the door and each day those online pre-sales end at noon. We again apologize for the miscommunication and...More

Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all Silverton Hotels
Oregon Garden Resort
1,828 reviews
.36 km away
Silverton Inn and Suites
172 reviews
1.45 km away
Best Western Pacific Highway Inn
530 reviews
15.60 km away
Crossland Economy Studios - Salem - North
106 reviews
15.86 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Silver Grille Cafe and Wines
135 reviews
1.33 km away
Gather
163 reviews
1.32 km away
Creekside Grill
222 reviews
1.25 km away
Garden View Restaurant
243 reviews
.42 km away
Nearby Attractions
Mount Angel Abbey
33 reviews
7.08 km away
The Gordon House
125 reviews
.23 km away
Queen of Angels Monastery
7 reviews
7.44 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
SarahM_in_SF
19 October 2017|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
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
1
Vote
Nancy T
22 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
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
0
Votes
freelandjaci
23 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 11 answers
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
1
Vote