Botanical: 200 years of shaping Australian Gardens

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Saturday, 29 October 2016 - 10:30am to 3:30pm

Botanical: 200 years of shaping Australian Gardens

To celebrate the bicentenary of the Royal Botanic Gardens, the Library and Sydney Living Museums invite you to explore the artistic, scientific and social histories of horticulture and gardens. Join us for this unique, day long program of talks, tours and panel discussions and take the opportunity to visit our current exhibitions, Botanicals at Museum of Sydney, and Planting Dreams at the State Library.


This full day ticket can be purchased by selecting the "Book Now" button above and includes entry into the following talks;

Session 1, 10.30am - 11.30am: Botanical - Artists and Collectors (Museum of Sydney)

Session 2, 1pm - 2pm: New Perspectives on Garden History - with Richard Aitken (State Library of NSW)

Session 3, 2.30pm - 3.30pm: Australian Garden Culture - Panel Discussion (State Library of NSW)

Single entry tickets are available to each event and can be purchased via the below booking links:


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