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Early Morning Birdwalk at the RBGE

Hear the dawn chorus at the Botanics with a bird expert and a garden guide. Bring your binoculars. Breakfast afterwards in the canteen.

Trainings in Mindfulness

This course is designed for those who have an interest in working with their mind in a clear and relaxed way.


Learn the basics of Modern Italic Script on this one-day workshop with calligrapher Michael Ashley.

Turtles in Trouble

Turtles in Trouble

Come and find out what you can do to help Scotland's rare turtles, from our satellite tagging program to reducing marine litter which can injure them. Say hello to Lola our life size Leatherback turtle model or make your own turtle or jellyfish finger puppet!

Coffee Morning: The History of the Rock Garden

The origins, controversies and more recent development of this outstanding feature of the Edinburgh Botanics.

The Art of Nature Printing

Join designer and printmaker Pia Östlund for a two-day workshop inspired by original botanical works.

Fascinating Plants

Fascinating Plants

If you're fascinated by plants come and celebrate the wonderful diversity of plants with staff from the Botanics. This event provides a rare opportunity to see some unusual plants and discover why plants can be so varied in their appearance.

Coffee Morning: A Spring Walk to the Scottish Endangered Plants

Enjoy a Spring walk to this new section of the rock garden and hear about the conservation work behind it.

Botanical Artistry: Bees at the Botanics - Ali McLeod

Over five weeks we will use miniature paintbrushes and watercolour to create an exquisitely detailed illustration of a bee and flowers from RBGE, whilst learning about the essential role these insects play in all our gardens.

Looking Through their Eyes: More Scottish Artists

Draw nature by learning from the work and style of Scottish artists. Over 5 weeks we will take inspiration from the following artists: Peploe, Cadell, Wm Gillies, Leon Morrocco and Barbara Rae.

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