Secondary schools programmes

Teachers can choose from a wide range of topics in biology, the expressive arts, and geography. We also have special courses which are available for one week only. Book early to avoid disappointment!

Please download our current schools programme from the 'Downloads' box on the right. 


To enquire about availability or to make a booking, please telephone our schools booking line on 0131 248 2937. We cannot accept bookings made by email or via the enquiry form.

For any other enquiries about our programmes, you can contact the Education department via our enquiry form (select ‘Education'), or telephone our schools booking line on 0131 248 2937.

Special Needs Pupils

We are always happy to welcome pupils with special needs, and can tailor the activities in any of the programmes for mixed groups. Pleae contact us to discuss your requirements.

Times and Prices

Secondary programmes generally run from 10am - 2pm although this may vary from programme to programme.

The cost is £3.50 per pupil for all programmes except Art in the Garden and Photographing Plants which cost £4.50 per pupil. There is also an additional £25 materials cost per class for these two programmes.

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