This event marks a special moment in Granton Castle Walled Gardens history, the anniversary of the ‘Rough Wooing’. Join us to find out more about the colourful history of this special place, see how the garden is being transformed and take part in a range of activities.
All are welcome to this family-friendly drop-in event, where you can expect:
Hands-on gardening activities
Have-a-go creative activities inspired by nature
Yoga in the garden
Food and drink made with local produce
Unique artworks created by local groups and Edinburgh College of Art Students
An interactive trail to help you navigate the garden and learn about its colourful history
The opportunity to meet local groups and organisations
If you and/or a group you are part of would like to contribute to this event, create a piece for our leafy bunting or help out with the garden in general, please get in touch on
Please note: Granton Castle Walled Garden is not fully accessible for wheelchair and/or power chair users - if you have access requirements, please get in touch at firstname.lastname@example.org so we can advise and assist your visit.
Please be aware that there is currently no toilet facilities at Granton Castle Walled Garden and due to uneven ground, sturdy footwear is advised.
Please help us plan for this event by emailing us: email@example.com