Annual Garden Events

We’re sorry to announce that due to coronavirus concerns, and in accordance with guidance from the CDC, World Health Organization and Oregon Health Authority, the Garden is canceling all events through August. The English Tea is July has been canceled, also. Please check back for further information.

In the meantime, we do want to remind folks that the Garden grounds remain open during our regular hours.

We encourage everyone to actively take healthy preventive measures and take advantage of the outdoors,

Trees and nature offers physical and psychological benefits that are especially valuable during this international crisis. We encourage you to visit Leach Botanical Garden this spring and enjoy the many benefits it offers you, with confidence that we are following recommended protocols to protect your health and safety. Please monitor your health for your own well-being and be respectful of its potential impacts to others. If you are not feeling well, please refrain from visiting the garden until you are fully recovered. We plan to remain open while it is safe and prudent to do so. 

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GARDEN HOURS

Winter Hours:

Wednesday - Sunday: 10am-4pm
Monday and Tuesday: closed

Summer hours resume in March.

Leach Garden’s hours of operation are subject to change; please check the website regularly for current hours.

HOLIDAY SCHEDULE

Closed July 4th, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day & New Year's Eve and Day.

 

ADMISSION

Reservations are recommended but not required during the  fall/winter season. Reserving a ticket ahead of time will guarantee entry to the Garden. Walkup tickets are available but limited during busy hours.

All guests must check in at our admissions booth upon arrival.  

Admission currently is waived. Donations are encouraged. Contributions support the operation of the Garden and our ability to offer programs and education.

Please dress for the weather, wear sturdy shoes, and feel free to bring a water bottle.

GARDEN ACCESS

Currently, access to the Stone Cabin and Outdoor Historic Kitchen on the south side of Johnson Creek is temporarily closed.

 

Registration

Advance registration is required for all workshops, classes and events here at the garden. Many activities have limited seating/attendance and are first come, first serve.

COVID-19 SAFETY

Masks are required at the garden entrance, in all indoor spaces and at events regardless of vaccination status. Masks are no longer required outdoors during your visit. Please maintain 6' social distance while navigating narrow pathways in the garden and use a mask when social distancing isn't an option.  

If you are experiencing any COVID-19 symptoms or have been exposed in the past 14 days, please postpone your visit to the garden. 

GROUPS

Leach Garden is small and has many narrow pathways that cannot accommodate large groups of people. We also have limited parking and garden capacity requirements that we must follow. 

Any group larger than 10 must contact our admissions staff at least 5 days in advance. We are assessing reservations on a case by case basis. Please email info@leachgarden.org or call 503-208-6030. You may be turned away if you don't contact us beforehand.

 

GARDEN GUIDELINES

Hate has no place here.

The Garden is a smoke-free and vape-free facility under PP&R rules.

No dogs in the garden. Service animals are allowed, but pets and emotional support animals are not permitted.

Stay on the pathways. Walking in the planted areas can damage plant collection specimens.

No picnicking inside the garden.

No bicycles or similar vehicles on trails or paths.

Do not pick flowers or seeds-they are part of our collection.

Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult.

Click here to view our FAQ page. 

 

PHOTOGRAPHY

Visitors are welcome to take pictures of the garden for personal use. However, garden etiquette requires respect for the ability of other visitors to enjoy the garden as well as respect for the grounds themselves.

All portrait, professional, commercial photography or any photography that comprises a photo shoot or has the appearance of a photo shoot requires advance arrangement with our rental staff and may require a fee. Contact us by email at info@leachgarden.org or by calling 503-208-6030. For more information, go to  our rentals page.

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