FAQs


When is the Garden open? The garden is open 365 days a year from 7AM to 11PM.

Where is the Garden located? The garden is located at 135 Maple Avenue, just north of Guelph Street (Hwy. 7). It is situated at the west end of the Dominion Gardens Park.

Where can I park when visiting the Garden? Plenty of free parking is available on-site; the parking lot is located off of Maple Avenue just north of Guelph Street (Hwy 7).

Is the Garden accessible to those using wheelchairs, walkers, or strollers? Yes, the paths are accessible to all. Accessible parking spaces are located near the front entrance to the Garden (on the right side, once inside the parking lot).

Are there any places to sit within the Garden? In addition to seating under the Gazebo, there are benches & picnic tables at various points where visitors can meet, sit & chat or simply pause to enjoy the surroundings.

How can I arrange a commemorative tree / bench within the Garden? For 2021, there are no more trees or benches available to designate; please check here (FAQs on this website) in April 2022 for an update on availability for the coming year.

How can I arrange to use one of the adjacent community garden plots? The Allotment Garden next to the Old Seed House Garden is managed by the Georgetown Horticultural Society. Please be aware, there is currently a waiting list to obtain an allotment. Inquiries may be sent to: georgetown@gardenontario.org .

How much does it cost to use the e-vehicle (EV) charging stations in the Garden’s parking lot? The Town has arranged for installation of two charging stations for e-vehicles. These are serviced by the Ivy Charging Network (i.e., not affiliated with the Old Seed House Garden).  Please download the Ivy app if you wish to see details.

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