Photographing trees

This two-day course will show you how to produce stunning photographs of trees, as well as details of bark and leaves. 24-25 October.

Fungi growing at Kew Gardens

Watercolour workshop: fungi

Join us on this workshop where you'll learn to record different types of mushroom before drawing and painting them. 14-16 November.

Bonne pears growing in the kitchen garden at Kew

Watercolour workshop: autumn fruits

Learn how to paint realistic images of autumn fruits on this three-day course using whole fruit as well as halved ones. 3 to 5 October 2017.

Watercolour workshop: gilded flowers

This watercolour workshop is about learning to make a botanical miniature with a gilded background of a plant or flower on watercolour paper. 16-17 September.

The Arboretum at Kew


Improve your well-being on this six-day mindfulness course at Kew Gardens. You'll develop your focus and clarity as well as your decision-making and listening skills. September to October.

Early evening in the Arboretum

Tai Chi

Come and join us for gentle exercise in the calm and peaceful surroundings of Kew Gardens. Tuesdays 5, 12, 19 and 26 September.

Tulip displays in spring

Creative Writing

Are you an aspiring writer looking for inspiration? Find it in the Gardens at Kew on this one-day creative writing course with author Lynda Waterhouse. 12 October.