The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh's extensive Herbarium holds approximately 3 million preserved plant specimens, makes up two-thirds of the planet's flora and represents over 300 years of biodiversity.
The collection is actively used to support research at RBGE and other institutes around the world.
We are offering a chance to see behind the scenes to discover some of our treasures and learn about our conservation research.
Tickets cost £6 and can be purchased online or on the day at the East or West Gates - subject to availability.
Start time: 11:30
End time: 12:30
Browse through our diverse range of formal and informal education programmes for people of all ages and at all levels
RBGE publications include a range of titles with books on botany and botanical taxonomy, gardening and horticulture, art and history, children’s books and Guidebooks for all of our Gardens.
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