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The Leaf 9 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Gardens Open 24 hours
Gather 11 a.m. - 11 p.m.

Life Grows at The Leaf

The Leaf is a spectacular indoor horticultural attraction at Assiniboine Park.

Visitors at The Leaf will journey through four distinct biomes; the Hartley and Heather Richardson Tropical Biome, the Mediterranean Biome, Babs Asper Display House, and the Shirley Richardson Butterfly Garden. Experience a stunning showcase of our diversity, expressed through plants that shape our lives here and across the globe. 

Outdoors, explore the Gardens at The Leaf which comprises close to 30 acres of gardens and greenspace. There are six gardens to explore; the Indigenous Peoples Garden, Kitchen Garden, Sensory Garden, Performance Garden, Seasonal Garden, and The Grove.

  

 - What's On At The Leaf

What's On At The Leaf

Celebrate the rich landscapes, colours, and plants of Brazil! Drawing inspiration from Brazilian landscape architect and environmentalist, Roberto Burle Marx, horticulturist and plant designer Rob Halpern has skillfully combined form, colour, and plant diversity for our newest display, Brasil Moderno. 

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 - Explore The Leaf

Explore The Leaf

Journey through four distinct worlds inside The Leaf. Find yourself in a vibrant display surrounded by colour, texture, and fragrance. Breathe in the aromas of the Mediterranean, and find winter respite in a tropical oasis. Discover what you can expect during your visit to The Leaf.

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 - Camps at The Leaf

Camps at The Leaf

Campers explore nature, learn about plants and animals, play games, and make new friends. We offer in-service camps, spring and winter camps, and weekly summer camps in July and August.

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 - Gather Craft Kitchen & Bar

Gather Craft Kitchen & Bar

Gather Craft Kitchen & Bar is a restaurant located inside The Leaf! Gather serves globally inspired modern prairie cuisine and features culturally expressive dishes inspired by the natural world.

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 - Become a Member

Become a Member

Enjoy unlimited visits to Assiniboine Park Zoo or The Leaf with a membership! Inspire and Inspire Conservation members experience the wonders of the animal kingdom and the beauty of plants and nature at both incredible attractions.

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