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.

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Pre-booking and pre-payment are essential – click here  for details on how to book.

Children: £11 half day / £15 full day
Adults: £11 half day / £15 full day
Please note that this includes entry to the Garden worth up to £10.50.
Please note that Friends of the Garden will need to purchase separate tickets for Family Activity Days.
The cafe and shop will not be open during February half-term events, please bring a packed lunch for full day courses. 

2016 Family Activity Days 

Chocolate Tuesday Tuesday 16 February 10.30am – 3pm
For ages 7+
A Passion for Plants – Gardening for Beginners Wednesday 17 February 10.30am – 2.30pm
For ages 7+
Potions & Poisons - Shakespearean herbology Thursday 18 February 10.30am – 3pm
For ages 7+

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

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    • Children: £11 half-day, £15 full-day
    • Adults: £11 half-day, £15 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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