Christmas at the Botanics 2018

Explore the sights and sounds of Christmas in this magical after dark experience at the Royal Botanic Gardens!

Christmas at the Botanics 2018

About Christmas at the Botanics 2018

23rd Nov 2018 to 29th Dec 2018
various - see website for details
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh
20A Inverleith Row, Stockbridge and Canonmills EH3 5LR
From £8 child, £14 Adult
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As night falls, joins us at the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh for our magical outdoor trail which returns this year with over a million twinkling lights.

The winter trail is a place where fairytale meets fantasy. Glowing larger-than-life incandescent flowers rise high into the night sky leading you on a path towards illuminated tree sculptures with delicate beads of light clinging to each branch. There are hidden surprises too – watch out for shards of light, frosty snowflakes, stars and baubles, marching reindeer and gingerbread men where you least expect to see them.

Why not complete your stroll under the stars with spiced cider, mulled wine or hot chocolate whilst the aroma of roasting chestnuts fills the air. Gather to toast your own marshmallows at one of the fire pits and enjoy other traditional fare before finishing your Christmas shopping in the gift shop at the John Hope Gateway.

The Garden’s profits from this event help to support our global and national plant research and conservation work.

Advance tickets from £14, children from £8. Tickets will be dearer on the day. Children under 4 and carers go free.

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While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Christmas at the Botanics 2018 are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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