What's On


Whatever time of year you visit there's always something on at the Botanic Garden.


Events at the Garden

From practical study mornings to evening lectures, exhibitions, family friendly events and special after hours guided walks there's something happening all year round. 

If you would like to be added to our mailing list to receive updates about our programme of events please click here.

Bookings for all events in the public education programme can be made online.


Download the Oxford Univerity Museums & Collection's family friendly programme here.


Find out more about the exhibitions programme at the Garden.



Coming up soon...


Plants and People Tours

These regular drop-in tours will recommnce in April 2015.  Come along to learn more about how we have relied on plants over the centuries, and how we are still dependent on them today.

These tours will be hosted by students from the University of Oxford.

Further details can be found here.



The Garden runs a variety of fun, family friendly activities throughout the year including drop-in holiday activities, family backpacks and insightful trails around the Garden.  Join us for craft activities, sowing and growing as well as exploring the beautiful Garden and Glasshouses.  All our family friendly activities are free with entry to the Garden.  









The Garden shows several exhibitions each year both in the dedicated exhibition space as well as throughout the gardens and glasshouses.