The Living Rainforest


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Join us throughout August as we celebrate nature conservation and sustainable living.

Take part in a host of indoor and outdoor activities, including…

  • Immerse yourself in our amazing tropical glasshouses with Rainforest Tours (guided Mon-Sat, or self-guided daily)
  • Enjoy fascinating talks or animal feeding sessions (Mon-Sat)
  • Browse the stalls and chat with budding eco-entrepreneurs at our weekly Green Market (every Friday)
  • Explore planet-friendly employment possibilities, including opportunities to work with the Living Rainforest and Trust for Sustainable Living (18 August)
  • Don’t miss the Sustainable Futures exhibit in the Human Impact Building (daily)
  • Meet Special Guests and learn about their inspiring personal journeys (see Events calendar for dates)
  • Enjoy indoor/outdoor activities
  • Savour our delicious new Summerfest menu
  • Attend a Bee Workshop linked to a live hive of bees! (Aug 2/4/11)
  • Participate in range of fun Children’s Activities (Mon-Sat)
  • Help us celebrate the official opening of our Caiman Exhibit, post-Covid!
  • Get inspired by local conservation efforts including the beautiful River Kennet and amazing local moths
  • and much more

Stay tuned for further Summerfest news and announcements!