One hour tours run on the first Sunday of every month from October to April (excluding January) and then every Sunday from May to September.
All tours leave from the Glasshouse west terrace at 2.30pm. Visitors wishing to join a tour should sign up at the main Brookside ticket office on arrival. Please note: the Station Road ticket office does not accept tour registrations and it is not possible to book Free Tours in advance or by phone.
Places are allocated on a first-come basis and numbers are limited.
Not recommended for children under 12 years.
Tours are free-of-charge but normal Garden admission charges apply.
From February 2020: Free Sunday tours February – April and October – December will start at 2.00pm.
My tour guide had an exceptional way of explaining. She really got me involved in all the information.
The guide made our tour fascinating and interesting, showing us particular species and specimens. Excellent.