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If you wish to contact us about making a donation, please call our Friends Team on 020 8332 3200 or email 


Our two beautiful and historic sites are among the world’s most-loved public gardens. Places where plants are cherished and celebrated – and where future generations come to learn.

Our extraordinary and important work would be impossible without the support of people like you. Although we receive around half of our income from the government, every year we need to raise as much again from other sources. That’s why we have launched the Kew Fund, so you can help support Kew and its vital work. You can support a specific area of our work or make a gift to support all the work Kew undertakes.

Ways to donate

Support Kew's vital role in science and conservation projects
Support Kew’s scientists to break new ground and inspire generations of young people to get to know plants better.
Iconic UK wildflower meadows are on the decline
Help Kew save the world’s plant life and habitats at risk of extinction and support our work helping to combat climate change by making your donation today.
Front view of the Temperate House
Opened in 1863, the Temperate House is the largest surviving Victorian glasshouse in the world. Since August 2013, Kew has been undertaking a vital five-year restoration project on the Temperate House and its surrounding landscape.
Help us look after our world-class botanic Gardens
Help us look after our world-class botanic gardens and horticulture. Inspire future generations to find out more about the importance of plants for life.
Support the Gardens at Wakehurst
Support Kew's country estate in West Sussex - 453 acres of ornamental gardens, temperate woodlands and the stunning Water Garden.
several items of botanical art from kew's library, art and archives
Help us inspire new generations with a passion for botanic art, royal heritage and architectural innovation.
Help support our vital plant science and global conservation work
If you have a passion for Kew Gardens and value the vital plant science and global conservation work we do, you can help secure our future by leaving a gift to Kew in your Will.
Coreopsis basilis flowers at Kew
There are a number of tax effective ways of donating to Kew for UK tax payers.
Temperate House Twenty logo
An elite circle of just 20 donors who, between them, will provide the final £1 million needed to restore Kew’s great Temperate House, extending its life for the next 50 years and beyond.