About Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

The Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh is a leading centre of excellence in plant research, horticulture, education and habitat preservation as well as a sustainable meeting and events venue.

Over 70 acres of beautifully kept Royal Botanic Garden embraces a mix of Victorian and modern first-class facilities spread across the world’s second oldest botanical garden. With four unique indoor and outdoor event spaces available all year round, the Royal Botanic Gardens makes a sophisticated, elegant and relaxed location for hosting the most special of events and meetings.

Unique features 

Set in the stunning grounds of the gardens
Catering is seasonal and local with menus inspired around our market garden
Available all year round
Four spaces, with indoor and outdoor features

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Upcoming Events At Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

Christmas Lunch

Available between 1st-31st December

Celebrate the festive season in style with a delicious lunch at The Gateway Restaurant, Royal Botanic Garden. Choose from a two or three course lunch. Bookers go free on tables of 10 or more.

Christmas Dinner

Available between 1st and 31st December with a Light Show ticket

Gather friends or colleagues and head down to The Gateway Restaurant, Royal Botanic Garden to get into the Christmas spirit with a two or three course dinner. Bookers go free on tables of 10 or more. Only available with a Light Show ticket

Hogmanay Party at The Terrace

31st December

Book your seat at The Terrace for our Hogmanay Party! Enjoy a traditional three course meal with exceptional views of the castle fireworks followed by dancing into the New Year with our in-house DJ.