Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Celebrating The Hive at Kew Explore the journey of the British bee through UK innovation and design.
What to see in the Gardens Don't miss these seasonal highlights at Kew.
Celebration Weekends Join us on 30 and 31 July to learn about the history and design of the new borders.
Unearth the world of plants and fungi Join us for talks and workshops for all ages at our first Science Festival
Plant of the month guided tours Every Tuesday go behind the scenes and learn about the world-leading science, conservation and horticultural work that Kew is undertaking.
Prince of Wales announced as new Patron of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
The Prince of Wales has been announced as the new Patron of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. His Royal Highness’ Patronage will help Kew to inspire people around the world to unlock why plants and fungi matter to them.
26 July 2016
Researchers from Kew’s Plant Resources team ponder the transformation of wild plants into crops – the process of domestication that enabled the rise of civilisation.
19 July 2016
Olwen Grace, Research Leader in Comparative Plant and Fungal Biology, and PhD student Madeleine Ernst from the University of Copenhagen, discuss evolutionary studies of the medicinal value of succulent plants.