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 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 Sat 18 June 2016 — Sun 18 June 2017
Inverleith House is celebrating three decades of contemporary art and botanical exhibitions at the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh with a presentation of rarely seen posters and invitation cards.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Fri 1 July — Wed 31 Aug 2016
Glass Life is an exhibition of stunning glass sculpture, depicting the hidden inner workings of living cells, created by artists and researchers at the Wellcome Trust Centre for Cell Biology.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Fri 1 July 2016
Free sessions with refreshments and activities inspired by the Garden for people affected by dementia.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sun 3 July 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. Create rain sticks and shakers from amazing plant materials.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Mon 4 — Fri 8 July 2016
This intensive 5-day course is aimed at anyone new to botanical painting or watercolour and will teach you the basics of Botanical Art to allow you to enjoy capturing the incredible character of plants. Price includes lunch.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Mon 4 — Tues 5 July 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 Thurs 7 July — Thurs 1 Sept 2016
Whether you are looking to improve health, increase fitness levels or just want to learn a new activity, Nordic Walking is for you.