Drop-in events for friends

Friends’ coffee mornings at the Garden and Arboretum

The Friends' coffee mornings take place on the first Friday of every month (except January and August) from 10:30am. No fee or booking is required, just turn up. 
They will take place at the Botanic Garden in February, March, April, June, September, November and December, and at the Arboretum in May, July and October. 

For specific dates see upcoming Friends' events

Insight tours at the Arboretum

Friends are very welcome to join these free tours on the first Wednesday of every month. They're a great opportunity for Arboretum staff to show off the latest developments, and for visitors to give their thoughts and opinions, as well as to ask questions.

1.30pm to 3pm. No fee or booking required, just turn up.

For specific dates see upcoming events