Australian National Botanic Gardens

Visit our living classroom to discover Australia’s rich natural and cultural heritage.

The Australian National Botanic Gardens lets students of all ages explore the deep connections between people, plants and animals through guided inquiry and hands-on learning experiences.

Book online

You can book online and check availability for programs with Book Canberra Excursions. For urgent enquiries or changes to bookings within the next two weeks please contact or call 02 6250 9408.

New resource for teachers

The Plant Science Learning Hub is a ready-to-go resource that empowers science educators to confidently teach plant science.

  • Lesson plans
  • Videos
  • Outdoor and classroom activities
  • Interactive online activities.