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The Gruffalo’s Child: half-term fun for curious explorers

October 16, 2021 @ 10:00 am - October 31, 2021 @ 5:00 pm


Join The Gruffalo’s Child, the Big Bad Mouse and other characters for an intrepid journey through our wild botanic garden.

The Gruffalo’s Child Trail
Follow the journey of the Gruffalo’s Child through our atmospheric woodland and interactive trail, discovering characters along the way, surprises around each corner and activities for all the family.
Included in day entry, children 16 and under go FREE.

To ensure safety and reduce queues, you will need to pre-book a time slot to visit the gardens over October half term (16 to 31 October).

Make a stick buddy
Learn crafting skills to make your very own stick buddy before embarking on a curious adventure accompanied by your new handmade friend.
£4.50 per child.
Pre-bookable as an add-on to a day ticket to Wakehurst. Some spaces may be available to book on the day.

Creative cookery camp
25 to 29 October.
Venture on an immersive journey through our deep dark wood before returning to base camp for some cave building, hands-on nature art and outdoor cooking over a campfire.
£15 per child, one adult entry and cark parking included in price.
Booking essential.

Wakehurst and Kew member’s early opening
21, 24, 26, 30 October.
Get a head start on The Gruffalo’s Child half term fun with exclusive entry from 9am to 10am for Wakehurst and Kew members and a guest.
Booking essential.

Recommended age 3+


Royal Botanic Garden Kew, Wakehurst
01444 894067

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