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Attractions at Kew Gardens

  • Top ten attractions at Kew Watch a short video showcasing Kew's must-see attractions
  • 17th century garden in winter
    Formal gardens Explore Kew's formal gardens including this 17th century style garden which surrounds Kew Palace
  • Alpine House
    Davies Alpine House This award-winning structure full of tiny, delicate flowers comes into its own at this time of year
  • The Grass Garden
    The Grass Garden Experience the beautiful shades and textures of the Grass Garden, particularly lovely in winter
  • The Arboretum in autumn
    Take a walk through Kew's Arboretum A collection of trees from around the world, some as old as the Gardens itself.
  • The Lake and Sackler Crossing
    Sackler Crossing An elegant crossing over the lake which is home to wildlife including swans, geese, coots and moorhens
  • shirley shirwood
    Art and exhibitions Kew boasts several museums, galleries and historic buildings which host exhibitions throughout the year
  • Our indoor children's play area
    Climbers and Creepers Let the children learn as they play in our indoor play area for those cold winter days
  • treetop walkway
    Treetop Walkway Walk amongst the treetops and enjoy a bird’s eye view of the Gardens from the Treetop Walkway

There are over 100 world-class attractions to enjoy at Kew Gardens. From iconic buildings and glasshouses, to inspirational gardens and landscapes. Discover 250 years of history at the world's most famous Gardens. 

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Alluring Orchids

A floral feast to seduce the senses
7 February to 8 March 2015

Alluring Orchids 2015

Plant Finders Fair

One of the garden world's key buying events comes to Kew this April

Plant finders fair 2015 promotional image