Events Calendar

Week of 24 November 2014 to 30 November 2014

  • Woman flying on SkyWire

    SkyWire: England's longest zip wire

    Fly on our SkyWire, and get a bird’s eye view of our enormous Biomes!

    Sat 8 – Sun 23 Nov 2014
    Open at weekends (weather permitting)
    Price: £15
  • Storytelling every day

    Storytelling sessions happen at 12pm and 2pm, normally in the Citrus Grove in the Mediterranean Biome but check the noticeboards around the site for the exact location. Each session lasts between 15 and 30 minutes.

    Every day
    Price: free (included in normal admission price)
  • Biomes photographed in low light

    Free entry for Devon and Cornwall

    Eden wouldn’t be the success it is without the support of our local friends, which is why we run special offers for locals from time to time. This weekend it's free entry for Cornwall Council staff; local fitness/health club staff and members. See full details and find out what to bring with you.

    Sat 22 – Sun 23 Nov 2014
    (All weekend)
    Price: free
  • Eden's ice rink with people skating

    Ice skating

    Skate on our beautiful rink this winter - we've got sessions to suit everyone, from toddlers to experienced skaters.

    Price: £6 (for a 40-minute general skating session)
  • Black honey bee

    Bee Friendly exhibit

    Our new temporary exhibit in the Core building shows how important bees are and how we're campaigning to save the native black honey bee.

    Price: free (included in normal admission price)
  • Jack climbing the beanstalk

    Family fun weekend

    Join us for a special weekend full of activities to keep the whole family entertained. From an amazing puppet show to puppet-making and music to ice skating. If you live Cornwall and Devon, you can buy your Locals' Pass.

    Sat 22 – Sun 23 Nov 2014
    Price: free (included in normal ticket price, except puppet workshop)
  • Tribal man with blowpipe

    Photography exhibition: People of the Rainforest

    See six stunning photographs of tribal people of the rainforest taken by Cornish explorer and writer Robin Hanbury-Tenison and the world-renowned photographer Sebastião Salgado. The photos are displayed among the foliage in our Rainforest Biome.

    Every day
    Price: free (included in normal admission price)
  • Father Christmas and girl

    Meet Father Christmas at Eden

    Don't miss your chance to meet the man in red at Eden this winter! This year he'll be telling a brand-new spellbinding story that will delight children and big kids alike.

    Sat 29 Nov – Wed 24 Dec 2014
    On selected days in November and December
    Price: £5 per child/£3 per adult
  • Biomes photographed in low light

    Free entry for Devon and Cornwall

    Eden wouldn’t be the success it is without the support of our local friends, which is why we run special offers for locals from time to time. This weekend it's free entry for Eden suppliers; local vets; Plymouth City Council staff; and HM Forces (including Veterans). See full details and find out what to bring with you.

    Sat 29 – Sun 30 Nov 2014
    (All weekend)
    Price: free
  • Christmas tree lit at night

    Christmas at Eden

    Celebrate with us at our winter festival. Explore our Enchanted Rainforest at twilight, meet Father Christmas and his real reindeer, go ice skating, listen to live storytelling and pick up some great gifts in our shop. Please note that not all activities will be available every day

    Selected days in December and January.
    Price: free (included in normal admission price, except Father Christmas and ice skating)
  • Eden gardener with spade smiling amid outdoor plants

    Practical Horticulture course: Pruning and training

    Get stuck in with one of our practical gardening courses with Eden’s Horticultural Team. This one-day course is all about pruning and training plants, but you can sign up for all eight and get a qualification in Practical Horticulture.

    Sat 29 Nov 2014
    10am – 4.30pm
    Price: £50 pp