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6 September 2015

Star Plants

Discover interesting facts about the lives of spices, and what makes them spicy, at various locations around Kew Gardens during our summer spice festival.
Event date: 
25 July 2015 to 6 September 2015
Event details: 
Event takes place in our glasshouses which open at 10am and close one hour before the Gardens' regular closing time
Price: 
Included with entry to the Gardens
Venue: 
Various locations

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

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 and Bank Holidays 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

Signed guided walking tour - September

Kew Palace in winter
Join us on a signed guided walking tour for people with hearing difficulties. Tours take place on the first Sunday of each month until November 2015.
Event date: 
6 September 2015 to 6 September 2015
Price: 
Free. The tour includes entry to the Gardens.
Venue: 
Tour starts from Victoria Plaza, near Victoria Gate

Dough Kitchen

Event date: 
25 July 2015 to 6 September 2015
Price: 
Included with entry to the Gardens
Venue: 
Amphitheatre beside the Princess of Wales Conservatory

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

7 September 2015

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

Botanical illustration for beginners September 2015

Take a course at Kew Gardens to learn botanical illustration for beginners
Ever wanted to try botanical illustration, but didn't know where to start?
Event date: 
7 September 2015 to 11 September 2015
Price: 

Course fee: £325 (£275 Concessions, Friends of Kew)
Deposit payable on enrolment: £50
(maximum capacity 15 places)

Venue: 

Kew Gardens

8 September 2015

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
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