Grandparents & Toddlers at Eden

1 Nov 2018 to 12 Dec 2018
Grandparents & Toddlers
Grandparents & Toddlers
Eden Project
Eden Project
St Blazey
PL24 2SG
Do you regularly look after your grandchildren as part of childcare arrangements?

 And are you looking for inspiring places and activities to enjoy with your grandchildren in Cornwall?

We’re running special ‘grandparent-friendly’ activity sessions at our beautiful site, where you can:

  • enjoy spending time with your grandchildren outdoors 
  • be inspired by play ideas and outdoor fun, with activities led by our expert team
  • have the chance to meet other grandparents with their grandchildren

Wednesdays: Explore and Play

Journey in to the Rainforest Biome to find some fascinating plants, then enjoy learning more about them through linked play activities back at the Core Café.

When: Wednesdays 10.30am-12pm and 1.30pm-3pm, on 7, 14, 21, 28 November, 5, 12 December.

How to join in: Please book your free place(s) online

Thursdays: Music in the Med

Make some noise as you sing, play and move to the beat of the Biome. Learn original songs written by music specialist Matt Douglas about the plant life at Eden in this interactive session. Sessions take place in the Citrus Grove in the Mediterranean Biome

When: Thursdays 11am-11.45am, on 8, 15, 22, 29 November, 6 December

How to join in: Please book your free place(s) online

Thursdays: Little Eden for Grandparents

A free six-week course of outdoor play and fun especially for grandparents and under-fives, set in the magical fields at the periphery of Eden's wild estate. 

When: Thursdays 1pm-2.30pm, on 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 November, 6 December

How to join in: Please book your free place(s) online

Fridays: Look Closely 

Join us for Early Years science exploration in our brand new science Lab. 

When: Fridays 11am-3pm, on 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 November

How to join in: Simply drop-in; meet us at The Lab in the Core.

Who it’s for

We’ve designed these sessions with grandparents and under-fives in mind, as we know that many visit Eden regularly – often as part of regular childcare arrangements.

How to book

Please book sessions at The bookable sessions are free with admission (so you'll just need a ticket, Annual Pass, Locals' Pass or Eden Project Membership to come in), and don't forget that under-fives get free entry to Eden. You will need to book your grandchild(ren)'s free place on the session to help us anticipate numbers. We ask for a maximum of two children per adult. Please note that the named


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