Today's Opening Times: 10:00am - 5:00pm
KS2 workshops are for a maximum of 36 pupils, last two hours and are led by our expert staff and volunteers.
Pupils become scientists for the day learning about the whole lifecycle of a flowering plant including pollination and seed dispersal.
Journey around the Botanic Garden visiting plants from different biomes learning about the conditions they live in and how they thrive.
Take a walk through the history of plant life on Earth and meet some of the incredible plant families we have in the Garden.
Learn that plants have families and have a go at identifying and grouping them in this interactive workshop, ideal for year 4.
Learn about the amazing discoveries made by globe-trotting plant scientists – and why we continue to collect plants from the wild today.
Find out about the importance of the diverse rainforest habitat, where it occurs on the planet, and the plants that are found there.
Rainforests, deserts and mountains - our Glasshouses have them all! Learn about amazing plant adaptations and meet some carnivorous plants.
Discover poetry and stories inspired by plants in the Garden, write your own and create colourful artworks from natural materials.