Playful Gardens

Activity: Other activity typesPublic engagement and outreach - festival/exhibition


A series of monthly inclusive play days in the Botanic Gardens, particularly aimed at families with additional needs who may struggle to find play opportunities to meet their needs. Offered creative and playful outdoor activities in a relaxed setting. Bringing together a range of organisations including CAMHS, Barnardo's, Scrap Antics, DCA, University of Dundee Psychology and Nurture Steps as partners. Additional organisations joining to offer events such as Peace begins With Me, Perth Autism Support, Sound Play Projects, Dundee University Museums, Dundee Science Centre and DJCAD. Funded by Tay Radio Cash for Kids and Festival of the Future.
PeriodMay 2022Oct 2022
Event titlePlayful Gardens: Inclusive family play days in Dundee Botanic Gardens
Event typeOther
LocationDundee, United KingdomShow on map
Degree of RecognitionRegional


  • Play
  • Family
  • SEND
  • Neurodiversity
  • Art
  • Outdoor
  • Botanic Garden