Welcome to Kew
Find out what's looking good in the Gardens at Kew and Wakehurst, browse our upcoming events and explore Kew's iconic Garden attractions. Discover more about Kew's work with plants and fungi and see how our global science and conservation work is helping to safeguard the world's plant life for our future.
Kew Gardens: an aerial view
See some of the 14,000 amazing trees at Kew as viewed from the air, including specimens from all over the world and some dating back as far as the early 18th century.
Find out more about heritage trees at Kew Gardens
Kew Science Blog
Christmas at Kew
Sat 19 October 2013 - Sun 19 January 2014
This exhibition shows paintings from the Alisa and Isaac M. Sutton Collection - one of the finest private collections of contemporary botanical art in North America.
Plants are essential to our existence, providing foods, building materials, fibres for clothing, medicines and fuel. However, habitats around the world are being rapidly destroyed by activities such as logging and urban developments.
Come to Wakehurst this December to see the Christmas tree lights, enjoy a winter walk, and visit Santa's grotto.
Kew’s main lake lies along an east-west axis on the western side of the Gardens in the Arboretum.
Covering some 5,000 square metres, the Japanese Landscape was designed to complement the Japanese Gateway.
Stretching for 1,030 metres, Holly Walk is one of Europe’s most comprehensive collections of mature hollies.
Archibald Menzies, a botanist and naval surgeon, brought the first five monkey puzzle saplings to the UK in 1795. Chile declared the monkey puzzle tree a national monument in 1990.
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