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.

Japanese Garden

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Review Highlights

It is so cute! It is so calm here. Time for a best visit is summer and early automn. I would advise... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Svetlana V
Don't go with the pictures on the websites

Overall an excellent experience even in the fall. The place is huge so plan on spending a whole... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Astrid K
Sooke, Canada
Read all 303 reviews
All photos (107)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
Part of Montreal's huge Botantical Garden, this specialized 15-acre section includes a tearoom, an art gallery and a Zen Garden.
Open Now
Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
See all hours
4101 Rue Sherbrooke Est, Montreal, Quebec H1X 2B2, Canada
Rosemont-La Petite-Patrie
+1 514-868-3000
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Montreal
from US$82.88
More Info
from US$67.56
More Info
from US$58.80
More Info
from US$58.55
More Info
Reviews (303)
Filter reviews
158 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews montreal botanical gardens bonsai trees tea ceremony gold fish beautiful landscape peace bell large pond enjoy the beauty olympic stadium walk around hiroshima survivors bombing lanterns bloom display visitors
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 158 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is so cute! It is so calm here. Time for a best visit is summer and early automn. I would advise to go to the Alps and Chinese garden too! Better all over the Botanical garden)

Thank Svetlana V
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having seen many in our travels, we were disappointed in the extent of these and lacking the intricacies of others visited. Maybe it's the time of year visited.

Thank finakee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Saw the reviews on Trip advisor. I think I set my expectations too high as this was a fairly small exhibit of the Botanical gardens. There was a large selection of bonsai trees and the nice exhibits inside the tea house but seemed relatively small...More

Thank Gurbinder N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overall an excellent experience even in the fall. The place is huge so plan on spending a whole day there. We went because of pictures on the website only to find out it was a display in the park from 2013. Very disappointed. However, the...More

Thank Astrid K
Reviewed 12 September 2018

I wasn't sure what to expect of the Botanical Gardens but I was very pleasantly surprised with the Japanese Gardens. Being a very busy, fast-paced person in my work-life that has taken over my social life, I was struck by how peaceful and 'slow' I...More

1  Thank Rebecca T
Reviewed 8 September 2018

The gardens were beautiful, unfortunately they had run out of English maps, and we found it quite confusing to navigate. There needs to be more directional arrows to help guide people through.

Thank Tracey2720
Reviewed 6 September 2018

If you are there during autumn, you need to visit the Japanese lanterns gallery. Beautiful art around there

Thank HuguesLavergne
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

The Japanese Garden is probably the most beautiful part of the Botanical Gardens of Montreal. Small but simply beautiful.

Thank Puri P
Reviewed 22 August 2018

We visited the Japanese Garden as part of our visit to the Montreal Botanical Gardens. Both are very beautiful and thoroughly enjoyable to wonder through. I was pleasantly surprised that so many of the flowers are in full bloom in August as I usually think...More

Thank Linda W
Reviewed 20 August 2018

You have to look for this hidden gem in the middle of Montreal's beautiful Botanical Gardens - charming and carefully tended

Thank Elaina Z
View more reviews
Rosemont-La Petite-Patrie
Rosemont-La Petite-Patrie has one of Canada's most
prominent Italian communities, with Little Italy
concentrated along the convivial bends of
Saint-Lawrence Boulevard. Known for its fantastic bars
and authentic Italian fare, the domain includes the
Jean-Talon Market, the largest public market in North
America. Open year-round, sunny months see fruit and
vegetable stalls set up outside the main chalet, while
Nearby HotelsSee all 166 nearby hotels
Hotel Universel Montreal
541 reviews
.97 km away
Le Chablis Hotel & Suites Cadillac
53 reviews
2.12 km away
Hotel Dorion
50 reviews
3.63 km away
Royal Versailles Hotel
246 reviews
3.83 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 6,249 nearby restaurants
Poutine Centrale
101 reviews
.83 km away
Botanical Garden Restaurant
103 reviews
.00 km away
Madisons Grill
179 reviews
1.29 km away
Casa VinHo
42 reviews
1.10 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,058 nearby attractions
Montreal Botanical Gardens
6,792 reviews
.00 km away
Biodome de Montreal
4,810 reviews
.61 km away
Montreal Insectarium
714 reviews
.49 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
1 July 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from rolando580626 | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry, I am not remember exactly but it was around $20.00 CADs, it is not expensive for all you can get there, it is really cheap. Enjoy it, do not doubt to visit it.
28 February 2017|
Response from Lionheart1261 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, june will be for sure a good time to visit as flowers are in full blossom. The admission is a combi ticket for all gardens, not only the Japanese, but any garden inside the part + insectarium. If you're not fond on... More
Google Translation
26 July 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Andrew T | Reviewed this property |
Not in the garden itself , there is a small neat cafeteria back near the main entrance.