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400th Anniversary at the Botanic Gardens

To finish our 400th anniversary celebrations in style, we’re running six back-to-back themed days crammed with activities for all the family. These additional offerings are included in our standard entry ticket. Each day will run from 10am–6pm (last entry 5pm) and will include performances, tours,…

To finish our 400th anniversary celebrations in style, we’re running six back-to-back themed days crammed with activities for all the family. These additional offerings are included in our standard entry ticket.

Each day will run from 10am–6pm (last entry 5pm) and will include performances, tours, trails, crafts, food and music for all ages. Make sure to check out our Venus flytrap themed waste station!

Monday 25th July - A history themed day

Explore the Garden with re-enactors, dye-matching, a molecular scavenger hunt and much more!

Tuesday 26th July - A literature themed day

Join Alice in Wonderland characters and try your hand at using the Bodleian mobile printing press to make your own botanical bookmark.

Wednesday 27th July - A science themed day

Bug hunts, science shows, chemistry demonstrations, and more.

Thursday 28th July - An art themed day

Try your hand at some botanical illustration, garden design, or make some vegetable art.

Friday 29th July - A health, wellbeing and food themed day

The Plant-based Street Food Fair starts today, with five community groups bringing delicious plant based cuisine to the Garden and exciting cultural activities. In addition to a plethora of crafting activities and tours, we’ll have a fantastic range of local artists performing music between 3pm–6pm.

Who to contact

Telephone
01865 286690
Website
http://www.botanic-garden.ox.ac.uk/

Where to go

Address
Botanic Gardens
High Street
Oxford
Oxfordshire
Postcode
OX1 4AZ

Time / Date Details

When is it on
Monday 25 July - Saturday 30 July
Time of day
Morning
Afternoon
Session Information
11:00am to 12.15pm and 1.30 to 2.45pm

Other Details

Additional Information

Providing services to
0 - 4 years (pre-school)
4 - 11 years (primary school age)
11 - 16 years (secondary school age)
Children
Young people
Adults

Last checked on 09/06/2022

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