Heralding Spring Kokedama making: Saturday 26th January

Join the gardening team to start off your own Japanese garden! Pre-book tickets now, with limited spaces available on the day.Read more

The wonderful world of snowdrops: Talk and Tour with Joe Sharman

As part of our Heralding Spring week, renowned galanthophile Joe Sharman of Monksilver Nursery returns. Join Joe on this lecture and tour for a glimpse into the intriguing world of snowdrops and other spring flowers.Read more

Heralding Spring: Behind the Scenes Tour

Join our Head of Plant Collections, or another member of the senior gardening team to explore areas of the Garden that are not usually open to the public and find out more about the work involved to manage a botanical collection. Read more

I-Tea Bar: Smart Device Photography for Beginners

New for 2019, Ivor David's four-day course is designed to help you take better photos on your smart device and manage them. You will be taught how to backup your pictures to the Cloud and use images to create postcards or greeting cards.Read more

Heralding Spring Kokedama making: Sunday 3rd February

Join the gardening team to start off your own Japanese garden! Pre-book tickets now, with limited spaces available on the day.Read more

Magical spring flowers: Talk with Edward Flint

Early-spring flowers talk with the renowned expert Edward Flint.Read more

A floral extravaganza for Valentine's Day

New for 2019, award-winning Floristry Masters Julie Collins and Tina Parkes bring their unique, independent and inspirational botanical workshops to the Garden, starting with something beautiful for your loved one this Valentine's Day.Read more

Chocolate Tuesday

Learn about the history, geography and science of chocolate and celebrate this very special plant-based food. The day includes craft activities, a Garden tour, chocolate tasting and the chance to create your own mixtures to take away. For ages 6 - 11 Read more

Creepy Crawling Garden Safari

A day of discovery about the wonderful world of animals. Find out how they adapt to their habitats, hold them (if you like), and explore the treasures of the Garden, including the jungle room and vampire plants. For ages 5+Read more

Living Medicine: The Whole Body

This award-winning five-day course, spread over 2019 is for anyone interested in healing plants and foods, health, gardening or working with communities. It includes discussion, tasting and identifying healing plants, practical remedy making and assessing your own health and diet.Read more

Living Medicine: Self-Care Basics

This one-day workshop is the first of a five-part course to give you a grounding in self care using foods and herbs. It will cover the basics of: herbal therapeutics, identifying mint and other plant families, basic food self care, remedy making, herb chewing, herbal tea, breakfast smoothie and herb crush. Read more

Mother’s Day British Academy of Floral Art collaboration

New for 2019, award-winning Floristry Masters Julie Collins and Tina Parkes bring their unique, independent and inspirational workshops to the Garden. Make something beautiful for Mother's Day, or bring her along for the perfect treat!Read more