Natural Area Tours

Join a guided walk and discover a hidden corner of Kew. Exclusively for Friends of Kew and their usual accompaniment of guests.

Bluebells at Wakehurst

Walks to celebrate spring at Wakehurst

Discover the beauty of Wakehurst on a range of walks to celebrate spring. Join our volunteer guides for a walk through the wooded areas around the garden.

Wakehurst in spring (Photo:Jim Holden)

Daily guided walking tour of Wakehurst

Join us on a daily tour lasting 1-1½ hrs giving visitors the chance to see plants of seasonal interest and discover the fascinating history of the estate.

Rhododendron simsii

Meet the experts guided tours

Hear fascinating facts about a different plant or fungus each month, including its history, horticulture and biology. Tours are every Tuesday. May tours will feature Rhododendron.

Wisteria sinensis

Themed daily walking tours

Join us for a guided walk round Kew Gardens, discover our volunteer guides' favourite plants and places and see some of the hidden treasures of Kew.

The Redwood Grove in the Arboretum at Kew

Health walks for Hounslow and Richmond residents

The healthcare scheme Walking for Health offer monthly health walks at Kew for Hounslow and Richmond residents. The walks are suitable for beginners and people with health conditions who want to stay active.

Sign language tour guides

Monthly British Sign Language tours

Led by our specially trained tour guides these monthly British Sign Language tours for anyone who is deaf or hard of hearing offer a fascinating overview of the Gardens, its history and important scientific work.

The Japanese Gateway in spring

Introduction to the Gardens

Gain an insight into Kew’s history, plants, science and seasonal highlights. Daily throughout the year.