Mystery Garden Tour

8th Mystery Garden Tour

Please note: due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and its impacts on university operations, the 8th Annual Mystery Garden Tour will not go ahead. We apologize for the inconvenience and will be posting updates for 2021 when they become available.

Supported by event sponsors, and an enthusiastic group of volunteers, the 7th annual Mystery Garden Tour was sucessfully held on Saturday  July 20th  and Sunday, July 21st  2019.  This  self-guided tour offered an exceptional opportunity to view and learn about some exceptional gardens to those who purchase a Mystery Garden Tour garden entry Passports. 

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Help is always needed with event planning, administration and delivery.  The Working Group responsible for event organization is seeking individuals interested in helping out with office tasks for the future events as well as participating in meetings.  Please email  us with any questions or for additional information. 

MGT 2019 Passport Draw Winners

Thanks to the generosity of donors as noted, the winners of the 2019 Mystery Garden Tour Garden Entry Prize draws are listed below and drawn from Passport stubs submitted at all 10 of this year's tour stops.

1st & 2nd Prizes of a $50 Gift Certificate from Lee Valley Tools

  • Thelma H (Passport # 182) and Donna B (Passport #74)

3rd & 4th Prizes of 4 bags of Woodbark Mulch from The Firewood Factory

  • Hongfei Z (Passport # 70) and Bob MacD (Passport #314)

5th Prize of an Outdoor Mat of recycled fishing twine from Waste Not Want Knot

  • Steve J (Passport #82)


Botanical Garden

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000