Explore Kew Gardens
Explore Kew's top attractions Discover beautiful plants and architecture inside Kew's iconic glasshouses
Treetop Walkway Walk amongst the treetops and enjoy a bird’s eye view of the Gardens from the Treetop Walkway
Family fun this autumn Discover the deadliest, most disgusting plants at Kew Gardens
Autumn higlights Witness Kew transform as autumnal colour spreads across the grounds
As twilight falls the magic begins Come on a magical glittering journey through the Gardens this Christmas
Come and witness the glorious colours of autumn at Kew Gardens. With the glass houses, galleries and October half term family fun, there are plenty of reasons to visit this month.
Kew Gardens is world famous for its historic glasshouses, magnificent vistas and precious specimen trees, not to mention royal buildings, the Pagoda, beautiful woods and great places for children to have fun.
Half term fun
Take a guided tour
There is an extensive range of tours available, from free walking tours led by our knowledgeable volunteer guides to more bespoke options for groups. Or take our hugely popular Kew Explorer land train and hop on and off as you find out all about the Gardens.
Explore with kids
At 300 acres Kew must be a contender for the UK’s biggest adventure playground! There are plenty of fun things for kids to do from sliding down the giant plant tunnels in our unique indoor play zone, Climbers and Creepers, to exploring the underground world of the human-sized badger sett and climbing the Treetop Walkway for a birds-eye view of Kew.
Art at Kew
Kew has one of the world's finest collections of botanical art. In addition to the permanent collection in the pioneering Victorian treasure that is the Marianne North Gallery, you'll see a series of stunning art installations and residencies changing throughout the year. at the Shirley Sherwood Gallery of Botanical Art.