Welcome to the world of fungi!

See the results of our 2021 fungus photo Competition

Find out about the fungi all around us in the Blogs.

Want to try out some fungus-themed activities?  Browse our Resources.

 

Explore the Fungal Kingdom through the sections below... 

And keep an eye on this site for announcement of our 2022 UK Fungus Day events!

International Seminar for World Fungus Day

A world of fungal talks... Renowned speakers spanning all continents. View the programme and access the recorded presentations.
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Fungi near you

Delve into the natural world of fungi and share your enthusiasm or expertise with others
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5 minutes of fungi

Short videos from beginners and experts, sharing their fascination with fungi
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Fungal science & research

Find out about the latest research, meet the scientists and learn about their work.
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Art, design & performance

The beauty and diversity of fungi inspiring craft, design and creation.
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Families & children

Become a fungus detective, learn how fungi put the bubbles in bread and grow your own mushrooms on toilet rolls. Or join a local event.
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Business & technology

Fungi in industry, biotechnology, healthcare, agriculture and more
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Museums & tourist attractions

Museums, galleries, nature reserves, parks, gardens and other tourist attractions offer different views of the fungal world.
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Schools

For teachers, educators and others keen to bring fungal science into the classroom
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Journalists & media

Thanks for your interest in UK Fungus Day! All the information you'll need is on this page.
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