Mother's Day Kokedama making

Join our special Mother's Day kokedama making classes! Read more

Mother's Day Kokedama making afternoon

Treat your mum to a sweet and unusual gift this Mother’s Day with Kokedama making at the Garden, using pretty spring flowers, moss and string – Japan’s answer to the hanging basket!Read more

Lotions and Potions - Introduction to herbal medicine for a spring boost

Can a food be a medicine? Can a poison be a medicine? Explore a brief history of medicine, find out about the amazing power of plants to heal and soothe and plant a mini medicinal garden to take-away. For ages 8+ Read more

Dinner with Dinosaurs

Studio Cultivate Play Green are back with a Triassic treat for 2019! Use our Garden map and dino profiles to find the living fossils that these magnificent reptiles wolfed down for breakfast, lunch and dinner. For ages 5 - 12 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

Smartphone Photography in the Garden

Capture the Garden in striking and unusual ways on your smartphone, with top tips for lighting, composition, texture and form. Learn how to photograph wildlife, make plant portraits and turn your pictures into great gifts. For ages 12 - 17Read more

Thinking with your nose: Introduction to plant perfumes

We're teaming up with the wonderful Organic Pharmacy to bring to life the scent-sational world of plant perfumes, from the plants, science and jargon of perfumery to making your own perfect personal blend to take away. For ages 11 - 16Read more

Romeo & Juliet - Friars and Frenzies

Fun and engaging garden-based workshop celebrating Shakespeare's world of plants, focusing on storytelling and using Shakespearean themes of apothecary, potions & poisons, medicines and maladies. For ages 5 - 12Read 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

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

We welcome the return of this fantastic opportunity to see paper, metal and wire in new ways. Have a go at making wonderful sculptures to take home and learn how to make your own paper with innovative environmental educators ecoACTIVE. Ages: 6+Read more

CSI: Chelsea - Forensic Biology Workshop

Spend a day solving a crime with some handy tips from nature. Perfect for young scientists looking for practical experience. We will be joined by professional forensic botanist Dr. Mark Spencer, who will explain how clues from nature solve real crimes. For ages 11 – 15 Read more

Lotions and Potions - Introduction to herbal medicine for your summer holiday

Can a food be a medicine? Can a poison be a medicine? Explore a brief history of medicine and the amazing power of plants to heal and soothe. Learn how to make your own natural and low-cost remedies for insect bites and sunburn. For ages 8+ Read more