RHS advisor with membersRHS Summer Advisory Service

RHS members can get free face-to-face gardening advice from an RHS advisor from 11am - 3pm on the first Saturday of each month and every Monday from 1pm - 3.30pm from July to September. Come to our desk in the entrance conservatory with your questions.
Normal garden admission applies.

Actors in Shakespearean play

Summer outdoor theatre

Spend a relaxed summer evening in the garden with our programme of special outdoor plays. 
More about Summer outdoor theatre

Visitors listening to music at Harlow Carr

Summer Sundays: 3 July - 28 August 

Enjoy live music in the garden on Sunday afternoons throughout July and August. 
See the Summer Sundays programme (145kB pdf)
Normal garden admission

Rocket Science graphic

Summer holiday fun - Rocket Science
23 July–4 September

Embark on an out-of-this-world adventure as we go intergalactic to celebrate the RHS Campaign for School Gardening Rocket Science project. 
More about Rocket Science summer holiday fun

Pink moth orchids

Orchids for Everyone Weekend:
6–7 August

See large displays of orchids by three Northern societies, watch potting demonstrations, get tips on growing orchids at home, and purchase quality plants.
More about Orchids for everyone weekend

Visitors at the autumn plant festivalAutumn plant festival: 3 - 4 September

The weekend sees the return of the Plant Heritage Plant Fair and the addition of a Tender Plant Show packed with information and advice for autumn and winter gardening.
More about the Autumn plant festival

Bottles of ciderReal Ale & Cider Festival: 10 - 11 September

Celebrate all things Yorkshire with a range of interesting and quaffable ales from throughout the county plus locally produced ciders and Yorkshire wines, street food and live music. More details coming soon.
Normal garden admission 

Christmas stories with Santa: selected dates from Friday 2 December 2016

For something extra special, why not book onto a Christmas Story with Santa. Snuggle up for a classic Christmas tale, have a sing-along and a story with the man himself and if you have been very good receive a small gift.
More about Christmas stories with Santa

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