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  • Child and dad looking at cactus in Princess of Wales Conservatory
    Travel the world in a day... From the rainforest to the desert, have an epic adventure at Kew Gardens this half term
  • Early opening for Friends Enjoy the Gardens from 8-10am before the gates open. Until 30 September.
  • Hive artist impression
    The Hive: coming soon Step inside and discover the secret life of bees, from 18 June
  • Plant of the Month tour May 2016, rhododendron
    Plant of the month tour Take a guided tour behind the scenes with Kew Horticulture and Kew Science
  • Kew the Music 2016
    Kew the Music 2016 Tickets now on sale for Kew the Music 2016, presenting Simply Red, Will Young, Jools Holland, The Corrs and Gipsy Kings.
  • Margaret Mee Don't miss the exhibition from this pioneering artist running from 20 February to 29 August 2016 in the Shirley Sherwood Gallery of Botanical Art
  • Magnolia in flower in spring at Wakehurst
    An introduction to the Gardens Get an insight into our history, science and seasonal highlights on a guided tour.
  • Joe Archer
    Kitchen garden talks with Joe Archer Find out about kitchen gardening on Fridays and Saturdays from June to September 2016.

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30 June 2016

Kew certificate in botanical illustration

Gallery visitors enjoyed looking at Lucy's artwork.
A year's course leading to the Kew Certificate in Botanical Illustration. The 2015/16 programme begins in September 2015
Event date: 
7 September 2015 to 29 July 2016
Event details: 
Exact dates and times to be confirmed

Certificate fee: £3000 (£2800 Concessions, Friends).
Deposit payable on enrolment: £500.
Maximum capacity 10 places

Kew Gardens

Georgian cookery demonstrations

Children watching georgian cookery demonstrations in the Kew Palace kitchens.
Find out what type of food King George III was eating during his time at Kew Palace at these drop-in cookery demonstrations in Kew Palace kitchens.
Event date: 
28 May 2016 to 2 October 2016
Event details: 
Various dates between 28 May and 2 October
Drop-in – no payment or booking needed
Kew Palace kitchens

Alpine and woodland plants tour

Explore Kew's Woodland and Rock Gardens and visit the Alpine House on this seasonal walk.
Event date: 
1 May 2016 to 30 June 2016
Event details: 
A second tour takes place at 2pm
Included with entry to the Gardens
Meet at Victoria Gate (Guides Desk)

Legacy tour: protecting our pollinators

Photo of bee on a bluebell
Help us secure our vital work in protecting our bee populations by leaving us a legacy in your Will. Join us on this legacy tour to find out more.
Event date: 
30 June 2016 to 30 June 2016
Free. Booking essential
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