Guidelines when visiting the Halifax Public Gardens


Wedding rings Wedding ceremonies are not permitted in the Halifax Public Gardens.
HRM (Halifax Regional Municipality) has several picturesque outdoor venues which permit wedding ceremonies. For further information follow this link.


Great photo opportunities! You are welcome to use the Halifax Public Gardens as the setting for your Wedding photographs.



No pets allowed



The Halifax Public Gardens is a smoke free zone. No smoking is permitted anywhere in the Gardens


Ample natural food is available for the water fowl and birds – please do not feed them


 Please use the waste receptacles available throughout The Halifax Public Gardens



Please use the established pathways rather than the grass to enjoy the garden vistas. Lawn activity is encouraged on the Family Lawn Area located at the Spring Garden and Summer Streets area


Available outside the main gate.




To protect the serene atmosphere and enjoyment of the Gardens, pets, bicycles and jogging are not permitted within the Gardens


Security is on duty in the Gardens