Find out about special offers and what's new for Members
Thinking about entering our Photography Competition? Try our free Photography Workshops
Due to the popularity of the previous photography taster sessions, Jessops are running more workshops in the Edinburgh Garden on Saturday 15 September. Bring your camera and head into the Garden for some top tips on how to create great photographs. Workshops will run at 10.30am, 12noon, 1.30pm and 3pm and start from the John Hope Gateway visitor centre on Arboretum Place. Places are limited so email us now to book or phone 0131 552 5339.
Please note that the workshops take place outdoors so be prepared for the weather.
Photography Competition 2018
The Friends of RBGE's Photography Competition is now open for entries until 31 October 2018. Enter your best images here to be in with a chance to win the top prize of £1,000! In addition to supporting the fundraising efforts of the Friends of RBGE you may be one of the shortlisted entrants whose image will be displayed in an exhibition in 2019 and in RBGE's 350th anniversary year calendar in 2020. You could also win one of the many cash prizes for individual categories and have your photograph printed onto a canvas.
All funds raised will be used to support RBGE's research and conservation work.
Headline Sponsor: Brewin Dolphin
Other Sponsors: Bonaccord and Jessops
Image: Susan Spence
Special Member ticket offer for Christmas at the Botanics
The sun may be shining but we are already thinking about the end of the year as we wanted to make you aware of the best prices available for Christmas at the Botanics. Following a highly successful first year, our 2018 winter trail returns with over a million twinkling lights and plenty of new things to see. The event will run from 23 November to 29 December.
Tickets are available to Members at the reduced rate of £14* and £12*, a saving of £2 per ticket on the standard peak and off-peak prices, when booked in advance. This discount is valid for your whole transaction. You can purchase your tickets here and enter promo code MEMBER18 or call 0844 995 1363** and quote MEMBER18.
*A booking fee applies. For tickets booked via rbge.org.uk/christmas: £2 per transaction for print-at-home tickets, £2.50 for tickets sent by first class post. Tickets can be purchased by debit and credit card at the John Hope Gateway. No charge for tickets purchased and collected in person at the John Hope Gateway and Usher Hall.
**Call costs are 7p per minute plus network extras.
Smiles All Round
The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh has partnered with Amazon Smile to give Amazon shoppers the opportunity to donate to us at no extra charge.
When you make a purchase through Amazon Smile, RBGE will receive 0.5% of what you spend. You can use Amazon Smile just like Amazon's normal website and the prices, offers and deals are the same. There's no extra charge or minimum spend - just click the link below to shop at Amazon Smile and support the work of RBGE.
Contact the Membership Office
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