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This December, Santa is coming to the Botanics. Join him and his audience in the Garden’s enchanting grotto for some traditional festive story-telling. Each child will have the chance to meet Santa and they will also receive a small gift.
Recommended for children aged 3 years +.
For further details, visit www.rbge.org.uk/santa
- Tickets are for timed sessions (approx. 45 mins). Please ensure you arrive in plenty of time, in advance of the time stated on your ticket. Latecomers may not be admitted until a suitable break in the performance.
- Please allow for a 15 minute walk to Santa's Grotto from either the East or West Gate Entrances.
- All children must be accompanied by an adult.
- In the event of bad weather, please phone ahead of your visit to check that the Garden is open (0131 248 2909).
- We are unable to offer refunds on unwanted/lost tickets. If we have to cancel an event due to unforeseen emergencies such as extreme weather conditions, visitors will be offered an alternative date/time. For our full cancellation policy, please visit www.rbge.org.uk/santa
Illustration: Sarah Batey
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh
The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh is renowned throughout the world for its scientific and horticultural excellence, and its four Gardens in Scotland are enjoyed by locals and visitors alike.
The exhibitions and events programme is extensive and varied - please see www.rbge.org.uk/events for details.