Learn at Ness

Since it's founding over 120 years ago, Ness Botanic Gardens has been to committed to connecting people with plants, their uses, wildlife and the wonders of the natural world.

School Visits

Schools at Ness Gardens

We are currently accepting bookings for school visits.

Woodcarving Woodcarving Intermediate


Weekend courses learning age-old hand crafting skills for all levels of ability

Nordic Walking

Nordic Walking

Join us for a social way to burn calories, tone the upper and lower body and improve fitness.

RHS Qualifications Hand trowel on a wooden bench

RHS Qualifications

Nationally recognised qualifications that will improve your experience and knowledge of plants and gardens.



Bite size courses & workshops to give you the know-how to look after and develop your garden.

Floristry & Floral Design workshops white flowers

Floristry & floral design

Do you love flowers but wish you could display them better?