Cooking Classes

in the Garden Kitchen
Fri 17 Jun - Thu 29 Sep
17 Jun
29 Sep

Do you like to cook? Our Garden Kitchen in our brand new Culinary Garden is waiting for you! Gather your friends, family or colleagues and make it a sensory experience in this unique location.

The cooking classes are open to both beginners and hobby cooks.  

A maximum of 16 people can participate in our cooking workshops, so be quick! 


  • The cost is 64 euros per person per cooking workshop. For Friends of the Botanic Garden this is 55 euros.
  • The entrance to Meise Botanical Garden is included in the price.
  • The package includes : 
    A cooking workshop with Chef Marc Fanaat of De Kookfanaten
    Flat water, sparkling water, white and red wine and coffee.
    All ingredients
    Recipe bundles
  • After cooking, you can enjoy all the self-prepared dishes together in the atmospheric Culinary Garden.
  • The official language is Dutch, but Marc also speaks fluent French and English.
  • Please register in time.
  • If there are not enough registrations, we will gladly change you to another date.
  • If the weather conditions do not allow it, Plantentuin Meise can cancel the cooking workshops and you will receive a voucher for a later cooking workshop. Self-cancellation is only possible under certain conditions.
  • Meet the participants at 17.45 at the entrance to Meise Village (Brusselsesteenweg, Meise).

For more information you can always mail us at

Dates and themes :

Friday 06 May from 6pm to 9pm.

White gold from here (Asparagus)

Friday 17th of June from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Italian Streetfood

Friday 1 July from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Classics in a new outfit

Friday 29 July from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Tasty snacks, easy and healthy

Friday 26 August 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

World cuisine at its best

Friday 9 September from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. 

Healthy cooking at home

Friday 23 September from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. 

Delicious one-pot recipes


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Tailor-made cooking classes : 

If you want to organise a cooking class with your family, your company, your friends, ...., don't hesitate to contact us at