Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 19 Mar — Sun 24 July 2016
Many of the World's greatest inventions combine human intellect with inspiration from nature. This new exhibition shows how one tropical plant family, the Sapotaceae, has contributed to a wide variety of useful creations.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Fri 1 Apr — Mon 31 Oct 2016
Celebrate the seasons and join our expert Garden Guides on a tour of the Garden. Discover seasonal highlights, hidden treasures and talks of the intrepid adventurers behind the plants on display.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Thurs 14 Apr — Thurs 23 June 2016
Nordic Walking is a specific fitness technique that enhances everyday walking with the use of poles.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 30 Apr — Mon 30 May 2016
An open-air installation consisting of eighteen off-the-shelf garden sheds reinvented by architects and designers from home and abroad.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 28 May 2016
This practical workshop gives you the opportunity to “dabble in dyes” and build up a selection of samples of both yarns and fibres.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 28 May — Fri 30 Sept 2016
Spanning four centuries, our remarkable collection of buildings range from a grand Georgian villa to stunning Victorian glasshouses, a classic 1960s herbarium and glasshouse range to the 21st century John Hope Gateway, with many more besides.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sun 29 May 2016
Help us celebrate Scotland's Nature Festival and do some hands-on exploration of the wonderful world of plants and fungi. Join Botanics staff exploring and conserving nature in Scotland, including our very own Celtic rainforest.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Mon 30 May 2016
Celebrate the Botanic Cottage at our Georgian jamboree! It's time to party like it's 1766 as we celebrate the relocation of the original Botanic Cottage from it's Leith Walk site.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Mon 30 — Tues 31 May 2016
Take a look around our productive garden with the Edible Gardening Project volunteers. Find out what jobs need doing in your own garden now and have your vegetable growing questions answered.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Tues 31 May 2016
A special guided tour of the Alpine House.