Oregon Garden

The Willamette Valley & Wine Country

Plant-lovers shouldn't miss this garden, located 15 miles east of Salem outside Silverton. Over 20 specialty gardens are showcased on 80 acres, including a Northwest plant collection, miniature conifer section, children's garden and even a pet-friendly garden. There are 5 miles of walking trails, with a tram that runs on weekends for those with mobility issues. Check the website for events like classes and lectures. Opening hours and admission prices vary year-round.

A large hotel resort is also on the premises, with wedding and conference facilities.

Nearby The Willamette Valley & Wine Country attractions

1. Gordon House

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2. Mt Angel Abbey

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3. Mt Angel

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4. Silver Falls State Park

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5. Willamette University

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6. Oregon State Capitol

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7. Willamette Heritage Center

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8. Hallie Ford Museum of Art

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