Secondary programmes

We offer a wide range of taught programmes, aimed at covering topics from biology, geography, maths, art and citizenship.

Taught programmes

For programmes taught by a member of the Botanic Garden Education team please follow the links below.

Note part day activities can be coupled with other activities or you can stay longer at no extra cost. Please note pond dipping must be lead by a member of the Botanic Garden Education team.

Our courses cover KS3, KS4 and up to A levels.

Self-guided visits

You are welcome to use the Botanic Garden or Attenborough Arboretum to lead your own education activities. Please see self-guided visits for further information.

Art - The Botanic Garden has sixteen acres of plants including tropical, desert, Mediterranean and Alpine glasshouses. There is a collection of twelve permanent sculptures from a variety of artists. Groups can access the inside of the Knoll building with an arts and craft style interior and Delft tiles by arrangement.

Taught art sessions can be arranged.

Contact us on 0116 271 2933 or email us.