Family Activity Days

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Explore, create and have fun with our range of family activities. From exploring the world of minibeasts to learning how to take brilliant photos of the Garden, we have something that will engage and excite a range of ages.

Featured on Urban Explorer - London for Kids - Discover fun and exciting things to do with your kids this weekend For more information click on the activity title.
Pre-booking and pre-payment are essential – click here  for details on how to book.

Children: £6.60 half day / £8.60 full day
Adults: £9.90 half day / £11.90 full day

Sunday Fun-days

This year we will also be offering a series of drop-in activities on Sunday’s throughout the year, for dates and information click here.

2015 Family Activity Days 


Tues 27 Oct Fungi Town – an introduction to the weird & wonderful world of mushrooms
10.30am – 2.30pm
 Ages 8+ Buy now
 Wed 28 Oct Lotions & Potions – herbal medicines for winter
10.30am – 2.30pm
Ages 7+ SOLD OUT
Thurs 29 Oct Art Safari – The Big Draw 
10.30am – 2.30pm
Ages 5+ Buy now
Fri 30 Oct Creepy Crawling
10.30am – noon or 1-2.30pm
 Ages 4+ Buy now

Children must be accompanied throughout the day/session by a paying adult.

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    • Children: £6.60 half-day, £8.60 full-day
    • Adults: £9.90 half-day, £11.90 full-day
      This includes entry to the Garden
    • Children must be accompanied by a paying adult
  • LUNCH: 12.00-12.45 (on the full days), Please bring a packed lunch and an adult. The Garden’s Café will be open from 11am on Tuesdays – Fridays, 1 April – 31 October 2014.
  • BOOKING: Online booking here.
    or contact us by phone 020 7349 6453 or email
  • AGE RANGES: The ages mentioned in these listings are guidelines and we will aim to cater to your individual requirements for each event.

To be put on our e-mailing list for future events, please contact the Education Department on 020 7349 6453 or

Children must be accompanied throughout the day by a paying adult.

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