If you are coming across the top of Toronto, take Highway 401 to the Leslie Street exit. Drive south on Leslie until you get to the stoplights at Lawrence Avenue. You may turn right at the intersection and take the first or second driveway on your left to enter Edwards Gardens and find the TBG, OR you may proceed straight through the lights and take the first right into the large parking area surrounding the TBG.
Parking at TBG
There is a paid parking lot adjacent to the gardens. All proceeds support the Toronto Botanical Garden. Become a member, and park for free!
For more information on paid parking CLICK HERE.
By TTC Subway & Bus Route
The gardens very accessible by public transit. Exit the YONGE SUBWAY line at the EGLINTON station and take the 51 or 54 to LAWRENCE Avenue or exit at the LAWRENCE station and take the 162. The buses will deliver you right to the corner of Leslie Street and Lawrence Avenue where the gardens are located, on the southwest corner.
- For updated information access the TTC Trip Planner
Make your way into the Sunnybrook Park and Wilket Creek parts of the City of Toronto Parks system and you will find bicycle and walking paths up to Edwards Gardens. The TBG is in Edwards Gardens, at the corner of Lawrence Avenue and Leslie Street.
- Here’s a link to a helpful site to map your cycling route.
- Click here to learn more about bike racks at TBG.
Meander through the beautiful City of Toronto Parks and Edwards Gardens until you come to the corner of Leslie Street and Lawrence Avenue. If coming from the north, east or southeast you will want to make your way to one of the two major streets (Leslie or Lawrence) and proceed to where the two meet. The TBG is on the southwest corner of the intersection of Leslie and Lawrence.