Events diary

Calendar of forthcoming events at the University of Leicester Botanic Garden
DATE EVENT VENUE & DETAILS
Sunday, 8 October 2017

UK Fungus Day

Come and see the wonders of the
fungal kingdom. Members of the Leics. Fungi Study Group will present a table display of specimens found
in the Botanic Garden in the Knoll House.
Meet the group and see what they have found. Ask questions and learn about fungi!

Venue: Botanic Garden (Knoll House)
Time: 10am-4pm
Entry free.

Saturday, 14 October 2017

Willow-weaving workshop

Make a frame basket (with or without a handle).

Booking essential. Book online here.

Venue: Botanic Garden
Time: 9.30am-5pm
Fee: £50

Saturday, 18 November 2017

Christmas crafts workshop

Make some small Christmas decorations, including baubles and ornaments (no wreaths).

Booking essential. Book online here.

Venue: Botanic Garden
Time: 9.30am-5pm
Fee: £50

Saturday 2nd & Wednesday, 6th December 2017

Christmas wreath-making workshops

Learn how to make a Christmas wreath, and take it home with you.

Booking essential. Book online here.

Venue: Botanic Garden
Time: 10.30am-12.30pm
Fee: £25

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Visitors' entrance

The visitor entrance to the Botanic Garden is on Glebe Road, Oadby LE2 2LD. Parking is on Glebe Road.

Contact us

Correspondence address:
University of Leicester Botanic Garden,
University Road,
Leicester, LE1 7RH

Botanic Garden office phone: 0116 271 2933
(Mon-Fri 9am-5pm)
botanicgarden@le.ac.uk

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Accessibility

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The University of Leicester is committed to equal access to our facilities. DisabledGo has a detailed accessibility guide for the Botanic Garden.

Café in the Garden

Café in the Garden 2017

We regret that the University Catering Dept. will be not be providing a café in the Botanic Garden this summer.

However, we will be offering refreshments at some of our special events. For details see our events calendar on our website.

Sculpture exhibition

Please note that there will not be a University sculpture exhibition in the Botanic Garden in 2017.