Sensory Garden

The Sensory Garden is a therapeutic gardenĀ thatĀ features reArbor in Sensory Gardenmarkable scents and textures that exercise the imagination. It includes an in-ground compass, a large wood trellis of Port Orford cedar, and a beautiful rain curtain, 20 feet long and eight feet high. The garden creates an environment for the physically challenged to experience and enjoy nature close up. Located near the Visitor Center, adjacent to the stairway leading to the J. Frank Schmidt Jr. Pavilion. Financial support was provided by Conrad and Murial Stieber with additional assistance by the Oregon Pythians.

Sensory Garden Designers: Mark Epstein, Brian Bainnson, and Maurice Horn.





May - September
Daily - 9:00am to 6:00pm

October - April
Daily - 10:00am - 4:00pm

The Garden is open 365 days a year and is pet-friendly. Check the Visit page for the Visitor Center hours.


Adults $12
Seniors (60+) $10
Students (12-17) $9
Children (5-11) $6
Children (4 & under) Free
Garden Members Free
Military w/ ID $9

Contact & Directions

phone (503) 874-8100
toll-free (877) 674-2733
fax (503) 339-2996
address 879 W. Main St.
Silverton, OR 97381

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