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Start date

18 May 2024


2:00pm - 5:00pm


Rothamsted Manor




Join us at Rothamsted to celebrate Fascination of Plants Day! Take a plant promenade with our scientists on one, or both, of the tours below:

2pm-3pm: Weed Whisperers - Meet the weeds living on the world’s longest running experiment - Broadbalk.

4pm-5pm: Arboreal Ailments: can science save our woodlands? Spot the signs of tree disease with the scientists working to save them.

We will meet in front of the clock tower at Rothamsted Manor where our scientists will then walk and tell you about some of the fascinating plants and research at Rothamsted. Please wear weather appropriate clothing and footwear, some ground may be uneven and muddy.

Parking is available at the Manor and will be signposted, the Manor will be open from 2pm for light refreshments and toilets.

Book your free ticket here:

Tickets are limited, so if you can no longer attend, please email so that we can give your ticket to someone on the waiting list.