Talks & Tours
Bring your group or school group to the physic garden and enjoy a tour, talk or workshop – by prior arrangement and dependant on availability. Just let us know your needs and we’ll do our best to accommodate. Please note tours & talks are charged in addition to admission price.
A fascinating all round introduction to a physic garden and Dilston Physic Garden, talking you round how the physic garden began, the different gardens and special collections (£25, 30 minutes).
A popular talk/ tour given by a medical herbalist. Explore the wonderful medicine chest of our native plants and some of the wild foods available too. Bringing the plants to life, appreciating the beauty of the physic garden, you might never see a hedgerow in the same way again (£30, 30 minutes; £55, 60 minutes).
A popular talk / tour given by either Elaine Perry (curator and neuroscientist) or Nicolette Perry (pharmacognosist and physic garden director), this tour introduces the concept of a physic garden with a focus on plants shown by science to enhance sleep, memory, mood and more (£30, 30 minutes).