Family Activity Days

Explore, create and have fun with our range of family activities. From exploring the world of minibeasts and dinosaurs to learning how to make your own herbal remedies and chocolate blends, we have something that will engage and excite a range of ages.

Half day activities: £10 per person.   Full day activities: £13 per person. Pre-booking essential.
Download a PDF of our ‘What’s On’ brochure for Jan-May 2017 here.

Apr04

Chocolate Tuesday

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Join us to delve into the world of chocolate, create your own unique blend and taste some unusual flavours! During the day you'll have the chance to look into the rich history, geography and science of chocolate and celebrate this very special substance and find out how it links to Chelsea Physic Garden. The day…

Apr05

Silk // Unwoven Histories

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Join Studio Cultivate at Chelsea Physic Garden in 2017 for Silk // Unwoven Histories, as we take you on a journey of story-telling and garden exploration. Weaving our way through Ancient China, to the Roman Empire, and across the war-torn seas of the European Age of Discovery, we'll learn how a smuggling princess, ruthless pirates…

Apr06

The Wiggly Wild Show

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Discover the diverse and wonderful world of animals when The Wiggly Wild Show comes to Chelsea. During this indoor session, you will be introduced to a variety of animals including a pygmy hedgehog, giant African land snails, corn snake, gecko, giant millipede, hermit crab and more! Find out how these creatures are suited to their…

Apr06

The Wiggly Wild Show

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Discover the diverse and wonderful world of animals when The Wiggly Wild Show comes to Chelsea. During this indoor session, you will be introduced to a variety of animals including a pygmy hedgehog, giant African land snails, corn snake, gecko, giant millipede, hermit crab and more! Find out how these creatures are suited to their…

Apr11

Passion for Plants

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Learn some gardening tips including growing and caring for plants, taking cuttings, planting seeds and using containers. There will be a tour of the Garden to see a wide selection of beautiful and amazing plants from around the world. We'll give you some new ideas and skills to help you to make your own thoughtful…

Apr12

Art of the Garden

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Create art and craft inspired by the Garden. A tour of the Garden will give you inspiration before the chance to try out different techniques to create your own works of art! This will include collage, sketching, rubbings as well as printing with ink and onto clay. For ages 4+ £10 Ticket price includes garden…

Apr12

Art of the Garden

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Create art and craft inspired by the Garden. A tour of the Garden will give you inspiration before the chance to try out different techniques to create your own works of art! This will include collage, sketching, rubbings as well as printing with ink and onto clay. For ages 4+ £10 Ticket price includes garden…

Apr13

Lotions and Potions

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Can a food be a medicine? Can a medicine be a poison? Find out something of the history of medicine and the amazing power of plants to heal and soothe. We will show you how to make some of your own natural and low-cost remedies (ointments, syrups, scented bags) as well as a mini medicinal…

May30

Chocolate Tuesday

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Join us to delve into the world of chocolate, create your own unique blend and taste some unusual flavours! During the day you'll have the chance to look into the rich history, geography and science of chocolate and celebrate this very special substance and find out how it links to Chelsea Physic Garden. The day…

May31

Silk // Unwoven Histories

- at Chelsea Physic Garden

Join Studio Cultivate at Chelsea Physic Garden in 2017 for Silk // Unwoven Histories, as we take you on a journey of story-telling and garden exploration. Weaving our way through Ancient China, to the Roman Empire, and across the war-torn seas of the European Age of Discovery, we'll learn how a smuggling princess, ruthless pirates…

Jun01

Lotions and Potions

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Can a food be a medicine? Can a medicine be a poison? Find out something of the history of medicine and the amazing power of plants to heal and soothe. We will show you how to make some of your own natural and low-cost remedies (ointments, syrups, scented bags) as well as a mini medicinal…

Aug01

Chocolate Tuesday

- at Chelsea Physic Garden

Join us to delve into the world of chocolate, create your own unique blend and taste some unusual flavours! During the day you'll have the chance to look into the rich history, geography and science of chocolate and celebrate this very special substance and find out how it links to Chelsea Physic Garden. The day…

Aug02

Garden Safari

- at Chelsea Physic Garden

If you enjoy discovering garden creatures, poisonous and insect-eating plants then this day is for you. Explore the hidden secrets of the Garden including the jungle room and the animals of the garden (bees, worms, birds, snails and more). There will be a chance to pond-dip and to use microscopes and magnifiers to observe familiar…

Aug02

Garden Safari

- at Chelsea Physic Garden

If you enjoy discovering garden creatures, poisonous and insect-eating plants then this day is for you. Explore the hidden secrets of the Garden including the jungle room and the animals of the garden (bees, worms, birds, snails and more). There will be a chance to pond-dip and to use microscopes and magnifiers to observe familiar…

Aug03

Pulp Fiction: Paper-making, Paper Stixx, Wonderful Wire & more

- at Chelsea Physic Garden

Pulp Fiction: Paper-making, Paper Stixx, Wonderful Wire & more We welcome the return of this popular activity run by artist, inventor and designer Darcy Turner. A great opportunity to have a go at making wonderful sculptures to take home, discover hidden talents and see paper, metal and wire in new ways. In this video clip,…

Aug09

Silk // Unwoven Histories

- at Chelsea Physic Garden

Join Studio Cultivate at Chelsea Physic Garden in 2017 for Silk // Unwoven Histories, as we take you on a journey of story-telling and garden exploration. Weaving our way through Ancient China, to the Roman Empire, and across the war-torn seas of the European Age of Discovery, we'll learn how a smuggling princess, ruthless pirates…

Aug10

A Passion for Plants – Gardening for Beginners

- at Chelsea Physic Garden

Come along to learn some gardening tips from our Education Team. You'll be shown how to: grow and care for plants, take cuttings, plant seeds, use containers and more. There will be a selection of things for you take away with you to grow at home as well as ideas for original and thoughtful gifts.…

Aug10

A Passion for Plants – Gardening for Beginners

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Come along to learn some gardening tips from our Education Team. You'll be shown how to: grow and care for plants, take cuttings, plant seeds, use containers and more. There will be a selection of things for you take away with you to grow at home as well as ideas for original and thoughtful gifts.…

Aug15

Garden Safari – all day

- at Chelsea Physic Garden

For half of the day: Discover the diverse and wonderful world of animals when The Wiggly Wild Show comes to Chelsea. During this indoor session, you will be introduced to a variety of animals including a pygmy hedgehog, giant African land snails, corn snake, gecko, giant millipede, hermit crab and more! Find out how these…

Aug16

Lotions and Potions

- at Chelsea Physic Garden

Can a food be a medicine? Can a medicine be a poison? Find out something of the history of medicine and the amazing power of plants to heal and soothe. We will show you how to make some of your own natural and low-cost remedies (ointments, syrups, scented bags) as well as a mini medicinal…

Pre-booking and pre-payment are essential.

Apr04

Chocolate Tuesday

-

Join us to delve into the world of chocolate, create your own unique blend and taste some unusual flavours! During the day you'll have the chance to look into the rich history, geography and science of chocolate and celebrate this very special substance and find out how it links to Chelsea Physic Garden. The day…

Apr05

Silk // Unwoven Histories

-

Join Studio Cultivate at Chelsea Physic Garden in 2017 for Silk // Unwoven Histories, as we take you on a journey of story-telling and garden exploration. Weaving our way through Ancient China, to the Roman Empire, and across the war-torn seas of the European Age of Discovery, we'll learn how a smuggling princess, ruthless pirates…

Apr06

The Wiggly Wild Show

-

Discover the diverse and wonderful world of animals when The Wiggly Wild Show comes to Chelsea. During this indoor session, you will be introduced to a variety of animals including a pygmy hedgehog, giant African land snails, corn snake, gecko, giant millipede, hermit crab and more! Find out how these creatures are suited to their…

Apr06

The Wiggly Wild Show

-

Discover the diverse and wonderful world of animals when The Wiggly Wild Show comes to Chelsea. During this indoor session, you will be introduced to a variety of animals including a pygmy hedgehog, giant African land snails, corn snake, gecko, giant millipede, hermit crab and more! Find out how these creatures are suited to their…

Apr11

Passion for Plants

-

Learn some gardening tips including growing and caring for plants, taking cuttings, planting seeds and using containers. There will be a tour of the Garden to see a wide selection of beautiful and amazing plants from around the world. We'll give you some new ideas and skills to help you to make your own thoughtful…

Apr12

Art of the Garden

-

Create art and craft inspired by the Garden. A tour of the Garden will give you inspiration before the chance to try out different techniques to create your own works of art! This will include collage, sketching, rubbings as well as printing with ink and onto clay. For ages 4+ £10 Ticket price includes garden…

Apr12

Art of the Garden

-

Create art and craft inspired by the Garden. A tour of the Garden will give you inspiration before the chance to try out different techniques to create your own works of art! This will include collage, sketching, rubbings as well as printing with ink and onto clay. For ages 4+ £10 Ticket price includes garden…

Apr13

Lotions and Potions

-

Can a food be a medicine? Can a medicine be a poison? Find out something of the history of medicine and the amazing power of plants to heal and soothe. We will show you how to make some of your own natural and low-cost remedies (ointments, syrups, scented bags) as well as a mini medicinal…

May30

Chocolate Tuesday

-

Join us to delve into the world of chocolate, create your own unique blend and taste some unusual flavours! During the day you'll have the chance to look into the rich history, geography and science of chocolate and celebrate this very special substance and find out how it links to Chelsea Physic Garden. The day…

May31

Silk // Unwoven Histories

- at Chelsea Physic Garden

Join Studio Cultivate at Chelsea Physic Garden in 2017 for Silk // Unwoven Histories, as we take you on a journey of story-telling and garden exploration. Weaving our way through Ancient China, to the Roman Empire, and across the war-torn seas of the European Age of Discovery, we'll learn how a smuggling princess, ruthless pirates…

Jun01

Lotions and Potions

-

Can a food be a medicine? Can a medicine be a poison? Find out something of the history of medicine and the amazing power of plants to heal and soothe. We will show you how to make some of your own natural and low-cost remedies (ointments, syrups, scented bags) as well as a mini medicinal…

Aug01

Chocolate Tuesday

- at Chelsea Physic Garden

Join us to delve into the world of chocolate, create your own unique blend and taste some unusual flavours! During the day you'll have the chance to look into the rich history, geography and science of chocolate and celebrate this very special substance and find out how it links to Chelsea Physic Garden. The day…

Aug02

Garden Safari

- at Chelsea Physic Garden

If you enjoy discovering garden creatures, poisonous and insect-eating plants then this day is for you. Explore the hidden secrets of the Garden including the jungle room and the animals of the garden (bees, worms, birds, snails and more). There will be a chance to pond-dip and to use microscopes and magnifiers to observe familiar…

Aug02

Garden Safari

- at Chelsea Physic Garden

If you enjoy discovering garden creatures, poisonous and insect-eating plants then this day is for you. Explore the hidden secrets of the Garden including the jungle room and the animals of the garden (bees, worms, birds, snails and more). There will be a chance to pond-dip and to use microscopes and magnifiers to observe familiar…

Aug03

Pulp Fiction: Paper-making, Paper Stixx, Wonderful Wire & more

- at Chelsea Physic Garden

Pulp Fiction: Paper-making, Paper Stixx, Wonderful Wire & more We welcome the return of this popular activity run by artist, inventor and designer Darcy Turner. A great opportunity to have a go at making wonderful sculptures to take home, discover hidden talents and see paper, metal and wire in new ways. In this video clip,…

Aug09

Silk // Unwoven Histories

- at Chelsea Physic Garden

Join Studio Cultivate at Chelsea Physic Garden in 2017 for Silk // Unwoven Histories, as we take you on a journey of story-telling and garden exploration. Weaving our way through Ancient China, to the Roman Empire, and across the war-torn seas of the European Age of Discovery, we'll learn how a smuggling princess, ruthless pirates…

Aug10

A Passion for Plants – Gardening for Beginners

- at Chelsea Physic Garden

Come along to learn some gardening tips from our Education Team. You'll be shown how to: grow and care for plants, take cuttings, plant seeds, use containers and more. There will be a selection of things for you take away with you to grow at home as well as ideas for original and thoughtful gifts.…

Aug10

A Passion for Plants – Gardening for Beginners

-

Come along to learn some gardening tips from our Education Team. You'll be shown how to: grow and care for plants, take cuttings, plant seeds, use containers and more. There will be a selection of things for you take away with you to grow at home as well as ideas for original and thoughtful gifts.…

Aug15

Garden Safari – all day

- at Chelsea Physic Garden

For half of the day: Discover the diverse and wonderful world of animals when The Wiggly Wild Show comes to Chelsea. During this indoor session, you will be introduced to a variety of animals including a pygmy hedgehog, giant African land snails, corn snake, gecko, giant millipede, hermit crab and more! Find out how these…

Aug16

Lotions and Potions

- at Chelsea Physic Garden

Can a food be a medicine? Can a medicine be a poison? Find out something of the history of medicine and the amazing power of plants to heal and soothe. We will show you how to make some of your own natural and low-cost remedies (ointments, syrups, scented bags) as well as a mini medicinal…


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Children must be accompanied throughout the day by a paying adult.
PRE-BOOKING AND PRE-PAYMENT ARE ESSENTIAL