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Meet the Edible Gardening Team

Meet the Edible Gardening Team

Mon & Tue 1 - 2.30pm. Take a walk 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

Benmore Explorer Tours

Enjoy the beauty of the Garden aboard the Benmore Explorer every Wednesday and Thursday, 2pm.

Let's Explore Activity Sheet

We love to keep our young visitors busy when they come to the Garden. Pick up a Let's Explore activity sheet from admissions and explore Benmore Botanic Garden. Available all day.

Silent Space

Silent Space, peaceful time in green places.

Botanic Cottage Open Day | (First Friday afternoon of the month)

Botanic Cottage Open Day | (First Friday afternoon of the month)

Join a free, drop in, public tour of the Botanic Cottage and discover how it was saved and rebuilt. Arrive early to avoid disappointment as numbers are limited. Free, Drop-in event, all ages 1.30pm & 3pm

Garden Social for Dementia

Garden Social for Dementia

Free every first Friday of the month|10:30–12:00 with refreshments and activities. Inspired by the Garden for people affected by dementia. Numbers are limited; please arrive a little early to avoid disappointment. Email community

Botanic Cottage Open Day

Botanic Cottage Open Day

Every first Saturday afternoon of the month at 3pm join a free, drop in, public tour of the Botanic Cottage and discover how it was saved and rebuilt. Arrive early to avoid disappointment as numbers are limited.

Silent Space

Silent Space

Coastwise Exhibition

Coastwise Exhibition

Out Of The Ark, Into The Woods an exhibition by Poppy Browne

Using the different mediums of felt and paint, Poppy explores the world of animals and woodland.

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The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh is a charity (registration number SC007983)