Included with entry to the Gardens
Programme of themed tours for 2017
Spring into Life
1 March to 30 April 2017, daily at 12 noon
A seasonal walk through the layers of colour as the flowering bulbs and blossoms of spring spread across the Gardens.
Hooker at Kew
2 April to 27 August 2017, Thursdays and Sundays only at 2pm
To celebrate the 200th Anniversary of the birth of Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker, Kew’s most illustrious Director, there will be an additional tour. Walk in his footsteps and find out how instrumental he was in shaping botany and Kew.
1 May to 31 August 2017, daily at 12 noon
Discover the ingenious ways in which flowers attract bees, birds and other animals to help them produce seeds for future generations.
Around the World; a treasury of Trees
1 September to 31 October 2017, daily at 12 noon and 2pm
As we journey into the autumn enjoy the brilliant colours of Kew's rare and beautiful trees.
Kew in Wartime
1 to 30 November 2017, daily at 12 noon
Find out how the two World Wars affected Kew Gardens and some of the surprising contributions the gardens and staff made to the war effort.
Details of the tours
Tours start at 12 noon or 2pm, depending on the tour and leave from the Guides' desk at Victoria Gate Plaza
Each tour lasts approximately one hour
There is a limit of 15 people per tour and places are allocated on a first come, first served basis
Please be at the Guides' desk 15 minutes before the tour is due to start.
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