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The Botanical Garden offers a wide range of programs and events, with options suitable for all ages. Please use the menu on the left to access information on special events, workshops, parent & tot programs, and more!


Gardens of South-East England Spring Tour

Gardens of Southeast England Spring Tour, April 27-May 6, 2023

Join renowned horticulturists Todd Boland and Tim Walsh as they lead you through seven of the most beautiful gardens in South-East England on this week-long tour. Included, you will also tour a palace – Henry VIII’s Hampton Court – with its own 60 acres of cultivated gardens. Home base will be Memorial University’s Harlow Campus, just 30 minutes outside London, providing a wonderful opportunity to experience this little piece of Newfoundland & Labrador abroad.

Travel Dates: April 27 & May 6 (Participants are responsible for booking their own travel.)
Tour Dates: April 29 – May 5
Tour Fee per person: $3950 CDN single occupancy; $3600 CDN double occupancy (HST incl.)
Deposit of $500 CDN required at registration. Balance due no later than March 27, 2023.

Refund policy: The $500 deposit is refundable, less 15% administration fee, until March 27, 2023. After this date any fees paid are non-refundable.

Note: This is a walking tour of botanical gardens. Participants must be sufficiently fit to manage seven days straight of all-day physical activity.

Day trips to:
Royal Botanical Gardens at Kew
Hampton Court & Gardens
RHS Wisley
Great Dixter House & Gardens
Hyde Hall
Cambridge University Botanical Garden
Chelsea Physic Garden

Tour Fee Includes:
8 nights’ accommodations at Memorial University’s Harlow Campus
Breakfast and Supper daily
Garden admissions
Tour Guide fees
Coach transportation throughout tour

Not included:
Transportation between your point of departure and Harlow; lunches; items of a personal nature, including insurance, alcoholic beverages, etc.

Please complete the registration form available at Garden Tour Registration. A member of our staff will be in touch within 2 business days to confirm your registration and take your downpayment over the phone.