Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Wed 3 Aug 2016
Come along to a guided tour of the Botanic Cottage, simultaneously the newest and oldest building in the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 6 Aug — Sun 6 Nov 2016
Nepal's spectacular plant diversity is matched by it's colourful cultural heritage and dramatic Himalayan scenery. For centuries Nepalese people have used plants for food, medicine, construction and fuel, and plants continue to sustain livelihoods.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sun 7 Aug 2016
Be inspired to make your own work of art as we explore the beauty of the Garden using a wide range of colourful and tactile materials. Explore the flowers of Nepal through printing and paper craft and make your own garland to celebrate summer.
Dawyck Botanic Garden Sun 21 Aug 2016
The Edible Gardening Project Team from the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh will be on hand with helpful hints and tips.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Wed 24 — Sun 28 Aug 2016
Get hands on with free cell science activities and meet researchers from the Welcome Trust Centre for Cell Biology as part of the Glass Life exhibition depicting the hidden inner workings of living cells.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Thurs 25 Aug 2016
Meet in the Arid Lands Glasshouse for a tour with Gunnar our Xerophytic plant grower and find out how plants have adapted to survive with little water. Come along to find out more about our stunning collection of plants from the people who care for them.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Fri 26 — Sun 28 Aug 2016
Can you crack the biological codes to escape the cell? Our escape room is a challenge for adults and teens that will explore the hidden inner workings of the living cell as part of the Glass Life exhibition.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sun 4 Sept 2016
Be inspired to make your own work of art as we explore the beauty of the Garden using a wide range of colourful and tactile materials. Have fun with paper mache to make a beautiful little bowl.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 10 — Sun 11 Sept 2016
Celebrate the development of the nutritious food seaweed and discover its potential for health and culinary enjoyment! The event includes talks by healthcare practitioners, seaweed foragers, producers and product manufacturers from Britain and beyond.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 17 — Sun 18 Sept 2016
Our annual Harvest Festival is a celebration of the vegetable growing year. Join us for fun activities, gardening advice, information about harvesting, cooking and storing crops, tasters and more.