Visit Kew Gardens
Summer festival fun Feel nature between your toes on the Barefoot Walk, play Plant Croquet, refresh in the Gin & Tonics Garden
Afternoon tea in Museum No 1 Enjoy afternoon tea in the stunning grounds of Kew overlooking the historic Palm House and pond
Climb Kew's iconic Pagoda Don't miss out on a rare opportunity to climb the 253 steps for stunning panoramic views across London
Children's Kew Explore our activities and attractions for children.
Intoxication Season A series of fascinating talks, activities, tours and workshops featuring well-known and notorious mind-altering plants
Come to Kew and explore the world’s most famous botanic garden. Just 30 minutes from central London, Kew Gardens boasts breathtaking landscapes, iconic glasshouses, historic buildings and rare and beautiful plants.
Don't miss our top ten attractions during your visit to Kew.
This video takes a look at just ten of the many wonderful things to see at Kew Gardens.
Hop on the land train
Take a tour around the Gardens from the comfort of the Kew Explorer land train. It’s a hop-on, hop-off service so you can alight at your favourite locations to explore on foot. You’ll learn more about our most famous and iconic plants and hear surprising stories about the Gardens' long and fascinating history.
Eat and drink
Whether you’re looking for coffee-and-cake pit stops, child-friendly meals or something a little more sumptuous, we have a selection of restaurants and cafés run by award-winning restaurateurs Peyton & Byrne. Why not sample some delicious, freshly-prepared food made from seasonal, locally-sourced ingredients.
More about restaurants and cafés
More from Kew
Book of the month
Kids' Kew - a children's guide to Kew with fun activities and facts
Enjoy a framed picture in your own home with a botanical print.
A selection of delicious teas available to buy in our gift shop.
To the Gardens for you and a family member. £72 per year.