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Thursday, 13th October 2016, 12:38 pm
Updated Tuesday, 25th October 2016, 6:38 pm
Africa theme at The Pond
Botanic Lights 2016
Africa theme at The Pond Botanic Lights 2016

Light, sound and nature merge in the ground-breaking event which promises to take audiences from the US to Chile and around the tropics to China and Nepal, exploring regions from where the Garden’s plants were collected, and places where its scientists carry out important conservation work today.

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RBGE’s Heather Jackson says, “We are excited about this year’s concept - a lot of work goes into making every lighting set spectacular, and much effort is spent to ensure that Botanic Lights is unique and exciting for returning and new visitors alike.”

Explore, until 6 November (not Mondays), £15 (£7.50 -16), family tickets £27 (3 people), £40 (4 people), 0844-573 8455 or