VIU’s Milner Gardens 9th Annual Fairy Houses

Do you believe in fairies? Did you know fairies wear Foxglove flowers as hats, gloves, and petticoats?

Meander the sun dappled shadows of Milner Gardens on your self-guided search for areas Fairy Houses may have magically appeared, in honour of Veronica Milner’s belief in fairies.

Admission adults $12, youth $7, children 12 and under accompanied by an adult, Milner Gardens members, and current VIU students with card enter free.

Garden admission is payable to access the Tea Room where you can enjoy tea, scones, homemade soups and desserts.

June 20 to 23, 2019, 10am to 5pm (last entry 4:30pm).

Fairy Tea Time: 1pm to 4pm June 20 to 23
Served in the Queen’s Room & Milner House patio
Tea & Fairy Cupcake $7 per person includes tax.
Sorry, no Full Afternoon High Tea and reservations when the fairies are in the garden.

Fairy costumes are optional.

Shuttle cart service prioritized for those with mobility challenges. Certified guide dogs only allowed.

For more info 250-752-6153 or

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Date(s) - Jun 20, 2019 - Jun 23, 2019
10:00 am - 4:30 pm