Your favourite reasons to visit Kew ...
Whether it's viewing the beautiful blooms in our gardens, soaking up the tropical heat in the Palm House or sampling our range of sumptuous treats in one of Kew's cafes and restaurants; there really are many excuses to enjoy a day with us. Here are a few of your favourite things...
"I love everything about Kew, its one of my favourite places on earth with many happy & peaceful memories... #lovekew"
Shared by @fraserkingster on Twitter, June 2013
"Love that deep feeling of peace and well being that you can only get by being surrounded by the beauty of nature #lovekew."
Shared by @catyp7 on Twitter, June 2013
"The Palm House is beautiful, atmospheric and incredible #lovekew"
Shared by @januscat6 on Twitter, June, 2013
"I love, the plants, Temperate House, the plants, Palm House, Princess of Wales Conservatory & the plants. Did I say I liked the plants?"
Shared by @JappTheBear on Twitter, June 2013
Fantastic shops to explore
"My favourite reasons to visit; to experience the lush warmth in the greenhouses and to buy lots of goodies in the shop!"
Shared by @calcitesar on twitter
"He was touched by God, not just with the skills as an artist, but with all skills." Jim Dim
Quote from the book Rory McEwen The Colours of Reality which can be purchased from Kew's online shop.
The associated exhibition is on at Kew Gardens until 22 September, 2013 - exhibition information
Colour all year round
"I just love coming to visit Kew! I visit three or four times a year and there is always so much colour in the Gardens - even in the Autumn and Winter months!"
Shared by K Davis on Facebook
"#lovekew peace, beautiful trees, flowers. I never fail to be amazed the many shades of green punctuated by so many vibrant colours."
Shared by @KazITGirl on Twitter, June 2013
Why do you love Kew?
If you've been inspired by what you've seen here, start planning your next visit and buy tickets now to beat the queues.
- Buy tickets - adults £14.50, concessions £12.50, FREE entry for children aged 16 and under
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