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Devonian Gardens


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Devonian Gardens

Please note the piano is currently undergoing maintenance and is unavailable until further notice​
Devonian Gardens is an urban oasis in the heart of Calgary that offers one hectare of botanical gardens including over 500 trees, 50 varieties of plants, a 900 sq. ft. living wall, fountains, fish ponds and a playground to climb and explore.

Location: 400, 317 7 Ave. S.W. (4 floor in the CORE Shopping Centre)

Area: 1 hectare

Park hours: Same as CORE Shopping Centre's hours
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Thursday & Friday: 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Sunday: noon - 5 p.m.

Parking: CORE Shopping Centre's parking information

Entrance fee: FREE

Public Programs

Sundays Family Fun Room, Noon - 3 p.m., Event Room 

​​Come in and check out our family-friendly room while visiting the Devonian Gardens! All activities are self-led that families can do together to add some fun to your time at the parks; books to read, puzzles, colouring and games.

Wednesday, November 6, Noon - 1 p.m.

Kick off the Canadian Jazz Festival with the Emile Leger Trio’s fun, quirky takes on several classic jazz standards.  Music in the Terrace presented by JazzYYC.

Saturday, November 30, Noon-1 p.m.  

The Soundboard Music Tour is coming to the garden.  Recitals of various musical styles and composers, featuring talented University of Calgary music students. The students not only gain unique touring experience, but help bring exceptional music to off-beat locations to spread the word: Classical music nourishes and needs nourishing!  Music in the Terrace in partnership with Michael Lipnicki’s Fine Pianos.

Saturday, November 9 & 23 - Garden Chats 1 p.m.– 3 p.m.
Interested in learning more about Devonian Gardens, an Environmental Educator will be roving the park to answer your questions and provide you with some fun park facts!

Check out the online Events Calendar for other City of Calgary family fun programs & events. Visit or

Did you know the downtown library has a piano?  The Memorial Park Library has a free practice space with an upright piano and an electric piano. Visit​ or call 403-260-2600.

Interested in booking this venue?

Book Devonian Gardens​​​​​​​​

Park closures:

  • Monday, November 4, Whole Terrace closed at 5 p.m.
  • Thursday, November 14, Terrace Garden closed at 2 p.m.
  • Thursday, November 28, closed at 2 p.m.