Have a Sense-ational Autumn Half Herm at RHS Garden Wisley


Half term is almost here and over at RHS Garden Wisley they’ve lined up a sense-ational week of fun!

RHS-logo2011There are loads of activities, all designed to awaken your senses – touch, smell, sight and sound. There’s storytelling, music workshops, scratch and sniff craft activities and sow & grow workshops

Plus all the activities are free with normal garden entry!

Click here to find out more!

RHS-GrandparentAndAutumnColour_LWTo give you an idea of what to expect, here are some of the cool events you can enjoy:

Storytelling (26 & 27 October)

Fun for all the family with ‘Entertainingly Different’. Enjoy traditional interactive storytelling shows with music three times daily.

Performances at 11am, 1pm and 2.30pm (45 min shows)

RHS-Lavandula-stoechas-Provencal_LWScratch and sniff lavender cards (28 October)

Make and decorate your own scratch and sniff lavender flower card.

10.30am to 12.30pm and 1.30 to 3.30pm

Mask Making (29 & 30 October)

Learn about scent and sound while making a badger or owl mask.

10.30am to 12.30pm and 1.30 to 3.30pm

Music workshops (31 October)

Raise the roof and have some fun with music workshops by ‘Bassistry Arts’.

Sessions at 11am, 12pm, 1.30pm, 2.30pm and 3.20pmRHS-KidsPottingUp_LW

Sow and grow (31 October & 1 November)

Sow and grow tasty broad beans!

10.30am to 12.30pm and 1.30pm to 3.30pm

Garden Trail (all week)

Pick up an Autumn Adventure trail to follow an ‘I-spy game’ using all your senses to explore the garden.

RHS-BoyMakingDen_LWDen Building

Come and try your hand at making a den!

Available all week in the Wild at Wisley Play area.

Click here to see everything that’s happening during Sense-ational Autumn Half Term