Inspiration Garden

Located just north of Guildford Way on Pipeline RoadThe Inspiration Garden is dedicated to growing, supporting and connecting gardeners in the community. Drop by and bee inspired!

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Location & Hours of Operation

We're located in Town Centre Park (site map), north of Guildford Way on Pipeline Road (map). We're open to the public, dawn to dusk.

The Garden offers programs and tours from March to October.

Program Guides – Online! 

Register now ​for the programs and activities in our Fall Program Guide | download ​ Also register now for our fall swim lessons.

Space is still available in our summer programs:

What's Happening

Garden Host on Duty at the Inspiration Garden

Drop in with your gardening questions and our experienced garden host will help you out!  

  • Upcoming dates and times: Saturdays, Aug. 19 & 26, 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
  • Throughout September, the garden host will also be available on Saturdays from 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.​

150 Coquitlam Gardens Photo Gallery 

 In celebration of our entry in this year's international Communities in Bloom competition, we are collecting photos of Coquitlam gardens. Email your photos to parkspark@coquitlam.ca. Please don’t include images of people due to privacy concerns. Visit www.coquitlam.ca/cib to learn more! 

 

Volunteer Opportunities

Attend an orientation session to get started. It's the last orientation of the season. 18+ years | Register Now!

Date: Saturday, Sept. 2
Time: 10 – 11 a.m.

To volunteer for our youth program (13 – 17 yrs.), please contact our Program Leader at garden@coquitlam.ca to arrange an orientation.

Inspiration Garden School Tours

Register your school class and attend one of our informative and interactive workshops. Let us show you how a garden grows!

Dates: Wednesday mornings and afternoons and Friday afternoons in September and October
Fee: $20.00 per class, maximum 1 class per session
Time: 1 hour workshops | Max 30 students per session.​

For more information, contact:
Phone: 604-927-3664
Email: garden@coquitlam.ca

Contact Information

School Information

Tour Information

By checking "I consent" you are consenting to the voluntarily collection and use of your personal information in accordance with Section 26(d) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. The information provided by you will be used solely for the purpose of requesting a school garden tour and communicating with you about the School Tour Program. Your information will not be used for any other purpose. If you have any questions about the collection, storage, correction and/or use of your personal information please contact Jennifer Urbaniak – City of Coquitlam, Parks Program Coordinator, 500 Mariner Way at 604-927-6312.*
 
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Community Gardens

The City of Coquitlam oversees two community gardens (map) with plots available to rent on a yearly basis to Coquitlam residents (18 years +). The Coquitlam Community Gardens at the Inspiration Garden features 36 raised plots and the Scott Creek Community Gardens (located just above the Coquitlam Crunch Parking lot off of Lansdowne Drive) features 27 raised plots and 2 wheelchair accessible plots.

At this time, there are no garden plots available; however, if you would like to add your name to the waitlist, please complete and submit the online Garden Plot Request Form.

For more information:
Email: garden@coquitlam.ca