Booking Information & Prices

How to Book

To make a booking for any of our programmes please telephone our schools booking line on 0131 248 2937 (option number 2). 

The office is open from 9.00am - 4.30pm Monday to Thursday and
9.00am - 4.00pm on Friday.

For any other enquiries about our programmes, you can contact us by telephone or by using the enquiry form (select ‘Education'). Please note we cannot accept bookings made by email or via the enquiry form.

Programme Prices

Half day programmes are £3.50 per pupil
Full day programmes are £4.50 per pupil  

If a class does 2 half-day programmes on the same day costs are reduced to £3.00 pupil per programme.

Some classes, including Art in the Garden, have an extra charge for materials.

Teachers & adult helpers are free of charge.

Botanic Cottage Programmes are by Donation: Suggested £3.50/pupil towards the work of the Garden

Minimum Charges

£40 for a half day programme
£80 for a full day programme 


Cancellations within 4 weeks of the date of visit will be subject to a £40 cancellation fee per class per programme.

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Download our full 2016/17 Programme to see the wide range of Nursery, Primary, Secondary and CPD courses on offer.

The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh is a charity (registration number SC007983)