Sunday stories

CANCELLED Settle down for story time and learn about the extraordinary Marianne North.

Painting of Mount Fujiyama in Japan by Marianne North

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In light of the current coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, we are sorry to inform you that this event is cancelled until further notice. For more information, please see our Tickets and prices page

Story time

Join us for a fun-filled family session of stories about the extraordinary Marianne North. 

As a Victorian woman who defied convention, North travelled the world solo to record the tropical and exotic plants that captivated her. 

Be inspired by the adventures of this intrepid explorer and solo world explorer. Collect one of our family learning cards and head off on your own adventure to see what amazing plants you can discover for yourself.