National Botanic Gardens
Glasnevin, Dublin 9, Ireland
Explore the darker side of the Botanic Gardens on this adults-only tour
About this Event
Throughout human history, plants have been used not just for sustenance and shelter, but also for more unsavoury practices. From poisons and hallucinogens to dark ritual and magic, discover some of the spine-chilling stories encapsulated by our collections…
Please follow current government guidelines.
In the current circumstances, we are conscious of your safety and that of your guide. Group numbers will be limited to 6 plus guide. Guides will wear a mask or visor and we ask that you observe proper social distancing. By booking a tour, you affirm that, to the best of your knowledge, all members of your party have no symptoms of COVID-19 and have neither travelled nor arrived from overseas in the 14 days prior to the date of the tour. If you make a booking and find yourself unable to attend do please let us know by cancelling your reservation here on Eventbrite or by phoning us during opening hours at (01) 804 0319.
Please note that for now the glasshouses remain closed to the public, so our tours will take place outdoors.
Tours will take place with a minimum of 2 people.
Where to Meet
Meet inside the main front gates, on your right, under the tree. Your guide will meet you there wearing a high-vis jacket.
Unable to Attend? Please Cancel
If you make a booking and find yourself unable to attend do please let us know:
- by cancelling your reservation on Eventbrite – or
- by phoning us during opening hours at (01) 804 0319 or (01) 857 0909
You’ll free a space for someone else to attend.