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    Spice up your life Smell, taste and explore your way around our summer festival
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    Bring on the summer! Kew the Music returns this July with a great line up artists
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12 July 2015

Kew Cabinet of Curiosities

Event date: 
23 May 2015 to 6 September 2015
Event details: 
During Gallery opening hours
Price: 
Included with entry to the Gardens
Venue: 
Marianne North Gallery

Giant spices

Event date: 
23 May 2015 to 6 September 2015
Event details: 
During Gardens opening hours
Price: 
Included with entry to the Gardens
Venue: 
West side of the Princess of Wales Conservatory

Introduction to the Gardens

A guide leads a tour through one of Kew's glasshouses
Get an insight into Kew’s history, plants, science and seasonal highlights. Every day of the year except 24 and 25 December.
Event date: 
1 January 2015 to 1 January 2016
Event details: 
Daily at 11am and 1.30pm - tours last one hour
Price: 

FREE with entry to the Gardens

Venue: 
Tours start and finish at the Guides Desk, Victoria Plaza

Full of Spice tours

Ginger (Zingiber) on the Chinese medicinal trail

Join us on a guided tour for a fascinating look at Kew's spicy plants. Find out how spices grow and how they get from the garden to the kitchen. Tours take place daily at noon and 2pm and last one hour.

Event date: 
23 May 2015 to 6 September 2015
Price: 
Included with entry to the Gardens
Venue: 
Tours start from Victoria Plaza

Exhibition: Kew's Heritage Trees by Masumi Yamanaka

A stunning exhibition of paintings of Kew’s Heritage Trees by Masumi Yamanaka on display at the Shirley Sherwood Gallery of Botanical Art.
Event date: 
21 February 2015 to 9 August 2015
Event details: 
Everyday except Mondays. From 29 March the exhibition will close at 5.30pm.
Price: 

Included with entry to the Gardens

Venue: 

Shirley Sherwood Gallery of Botanical Art. Due to staff shortages, both the Shirley Sherwood Gallery and the Marianne North Gallery will be closed on Mondays until further notice. Please contact the galleries on 020 8332 3622 to confirm opening hours.

Discover Kew - Spice Stories

Piper nigrum (black pepper) illustration
Download the Discover Kew mobile app to hear the stories behind some of our most popular spices.
Event date: 
1 June 2015 to 6 September 2015
Event details: 
Various locations
Price: 

No additional cost

Rangoli workshops

Event date: 
23 May 2015 to 6 September 2015
Event details: 
Saturdays and Sundays only
Price: 
Included with entry to the Gardens
Venue: 
Climbers and Creepers tents

Spice up your life: hands-on sessions

Event date: 
23 May 2015 to 6 September 2015
Event details: 
Drop-in sessions on Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays (some exclusions apply)
Price: 
Included with entry to the Gardens
Venue: 
The Spice Exchange

Botany for botanical illustrators

Are you a botanical illustrator? Want to know more about the plants you're drawing? Join us on this two day course to find out more.
Event date: 
11 July 2015 to 12 July 2015
Price: 
£150 (£130 Concessions, Friends of Kew). Maximum capacity 15 places
Venue: 
Kew Gardens

Gin Garden

Refresh yourself with some spice-inspired No.3 London Dry Gin cocktails
Event date: 
23 May 2015 to 6 September 2015
Event details: 
Weekends, banks holidays and lates during the festival, midday until 30 minutes before closing
Price: 
Drinks range from £3 for a soft drink to £7.50 for a gin cocktail
Venue: 
Van next to the Palm House pond

Rickshaws

Full of Spice mocked up image of rickshaw ride
Event date: 
23 May 2015 to 6 September 2015
Event details: 
Last ride 4.40pm
Price: 
£8.50 per ride - advance booking only, 2 people per rickshaw, and rides last approximately 20 minutes

Spice Mix Super-Computer 2.0

Combine spices using our Super-Computer to create your own personal blend, and take it home, as part of our summer spice festival.
Event date: 
23 May 2015 to 6 September 2015
Event details: 
Drop-in and first come, first served
Price: 
Included with entry to the Gardens
Venue: 
Secluded Garden site

Spicy Sunday music sessions

Come and enjoy an afternoon of music and fun at the Spice Exchange
Event date: 
24 May 2015 to 6 September 2015
Event details: 
Two half-hour sessions every Sunday at 2.30-3pm and 3.30-4pm
Price: 
Included with entry to the Gardens
Venue: 
The Spice Exchange

The Specials

The Specials will be playing at Kew the Music, 2015
The Specials will be playing at Kew the Music 2015
Event date: 
12 July 2015 to 12 July 2015
Price: 

Adults: £45 per ticket
Children aged 1-16 years: £27 per ticket 
Reserved enclosure: +£10.50 per ticket

Booking fees and transaction fees apply
 

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13 July 2015

Kew Cabinet of Curiosities

Event date: 
23 May 2015 to 6 September 2015
Event details: 
During Gallery opening hours
Price: 
Included with entry to the Gardens
Venue: 
Marianne North Gallery
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