Festival of Plants

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When: 18 May 2019

Ticket notes: Normal Admission charges apply

Opening hours: 9am-6pm

Website: Visit website

Cambridge Botanic Gardens

Cambridge Botanic Gardens

Set in the Garden’s 40 acres, the Festival of Plants celebrates the wonder of plants at a beautiful time of year when the Garden is brimming with spring colour.

A fun-filled, fact-finding day out with something for everyone to enjoy: from families to photographers, gardeners to budding plant scientists or anyone looking to spend an interesting day in beautiful surroundings when the Garden is brimming with spring colour.

Highlights include:

  • Themed, free, guided Garden tours, bookable on the day
  • Pop-up family-friendly interactive plant science stalls where University researchers demonstrate some of the latest plant science
  • ‘Ask-the-Gardener’ panel of experts on hand to deal with your garden dilemmas
  • 10-minute, bite-size talks about a range of exciting and innovative plant-related topics
  • Specialist plants stalls
  • Children’s craft activities
  • Cambridge Orchid Society Annual Show
  • Live music and pop-up food trucks

Normal Garden admission charges apply.

To avoid queuing, tickets will be available to purchase in advance from the Station Road and Brookside ticket offices.

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Cambridge University Botanic Garden
1 Brookside, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB2 1JE

Contact details

Email: enquiries@botanic.cam.ac.uk


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