The Healing Garden showcases over 400 varieties of plants used medicinally. It is laid out thematically relating to component parts of the body such as head, respiratory and reproductive systems. Spread over 2.5 hectares, this garden is designed as a tranquil retreat with medicinal plants traditionally used in Southeast Asia as the main focus. Immerse yourself in the beauty and serenity of the Healing Garden, and discover the power of plants to heal and enhance our quality of life.
How to enjoy the Healing Garden
The plant information featured in the Healing Garden is intended for educational purposes only. All information and recommendations are not intended to diagnose, prescribe, treat or cure any diseases or illness. It is essential for visitors to consult a medical doctor or a qualified health care professional before administering any treatment for health or medical purposes. Please exercise caution when handling the plants or their parts as some may have toxic properties.
We seek your cooperation in the following:
- Take nothing but photographs
- Leave nothing but footprints
- Keep the garden pet and smoke-free
- Refrain from using motor vehicles (including motor or micro-scooters, segways), bicycles or skate-scootering devices
- Supervise your children at all times
The National Parks Board and Singapore Botanic Gardens shall not in any way be liable or responsible for any loss or damage whatsoever which may arise from the use of the information provided in this garden.
5am to 7.30pm Daily
Closed on Tuesdays (except when it falls on a designated Public Holiday)
Admission to the Healing Garden is free.