RBG Experiences 

Let your mind grow at the Gardens! We offer over 200 courses and workshops for families, kids and adults in the areas of gardening, nature, botanical arts and wellness. We offer a variety of interactive gardening and nature activities that the whole family will enjoy.

From award-winning children’s clubs to our popular children's gardening programs and special seasonal workshops, kids of all ages grow with us!

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Register by phone

To register by phone call 905-527-1158 ext. 270, Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Telephone or fax registrations require credit card payment.

Register by mail

Fill out the registration form in your copy of Learning @ the Gardens and mail it to Royal Botanical Gardens, Course Registrations, P.O. Box 399, Hamilton, ON L8N 3H8, or fax it to 905-577-0375.

Cancellation policy

Up to the registration deadline, all cancellations by registrants are subject to a 25 per cent cancellation fee. No other refunds of any kind are made after the registration deadline. Should RBG cancel a program, registrants will be notified by telephone and refunds issued. It is vital that you supply phone numbers where we can reach you both daytime and in the evening or on weekends, directly or by recorded message. We will not accept responsibility for inconvenience caused to those who we cannot contact, whatever the reason.

In the event of adverse weather, please check our Program Update Line at (905) 527 1158 ext. 404; weather cancellations are posted at least one to two hours before the scheduled start time.

RBG is committed to giving every child, regardless of their financial situation, an opportunity to fall in love with nature. Become a Green Angel to a child in need today! (click here)