Entry to the Gardens is free and the enclosed gardens are open from 7:30am every day. How to find us
MANAGEMENT PLAN REVIEW
Have your say on the future of Hamilton Gardens. The Hamilton Gardens Management Plan is open for your feedback until 7 June 2019.
Weekly guided tours on Tuesday and Thursdays. Also, pre-booked tours are available for groups. Guided Tours
Hamilton Gardens Cafe
The Hamilton Gardens Cafe overlooks Turtle Lake and is open all-year for coffee and meals.
WAIKATO RIVER EXPLORER
Explore the Waikato River with a cruise on a fully-licensed floating café. Hourly departures from the River Jetty. One-way ferry trips also available to and from the city. Find out more
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