Activities specially for Friends

For our Friends, we organise a number of exclusive activities every year. You can see below what's planned for 2024. Not a Friend yet? Then become a Friend today and contribute to important projects on nature education and biodiversity in the Botanic Gardens.

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Monday 21 October 2024
Botanical watercolour painting for Friends

Repeated due to success: this botanical watercolour painting workshop led by botanical artist Marloes Vreeburg. During this workshop, you will work on your own with up to 9 other students. You will go through the whole process: from choosing your plant to sketching and watercolouring. And, of course, you will be given tips and tools. Participating will cost Euro 30,-.

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Fort Botanische Tuinen

Sunday 10 November 2024
Guided tour of Fort Hoofddijk

The Botanic Gardens are located on and around Fort Hoofddijk: one of the works of the Nieuwe Hollandse Waterlinie and Unesco World Heritage Site. This Sunday, there will be a (short) tour of the Fort exclusively for our Friends. Maximum number of participants is 15. Please note the tour will be in Dutch.

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More activities

Of course, there is much more beauty to experience in the Gardens.In the agenda you will find a list of all activities, courses, treasure hunts for children and much more.

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