Winter flowers in the Rock Garden at Kew

Winter treasures tour

Wrap up warm and join one of our volunteer guides for a tour of Kew this winter. Find the hidden treasures in the Gardens that only appear at this time of year. Daily at 12 noon, until 7 January 2018 (except 24 and 25 December).

Forrest's fir (Abies forrestii) at Wakehurst

Daily guided walking tour of Wakehurst

Join us on a tour lasting 1-1½ hours giving you the chance to see plants of seasonal interest and discover the fascinating history of the estate. Daily (closed 24 and 25 December).

Holly tree covered in ivy

Meet the experts guided tours

Meet Kew's horticultural and science staff and find out about their work behind the scenes. December's tours will be all about holly and ivy. Every Tuesday at 11.30am (except 26 Dec).

Swan in front of bush in autumn

Health walks for people living with dementia

People with dementia and their carers can join us for a free monthly walk around the beautiful surroundings of Kew Gardens. Third Tuesday of each month (except January) at 10.30am.

Kew Explorer land train

Kew Explorer land train

Enjoy a guided tour around the Gardens on the Kew Explorer land train and learn about Kew's flora and fauna, historic buildings and vital conservation work. Saturdays and Sundays only.

The Redwood Grove in the Arboretum at Kew

Health walks for local residents

Do you want to stay active? Do you live in the borough of Hounslow, Richmond, Hammersmith & Fulham or Ealing? Why not join us for a health walk around the Gardens? First Wednesday of each month (except January) at 11am.

Sign language tour guides

Monthly British Sign Language tours

Led by our specially trained tour guides these monthly British Sign Language tours for anyone who is deaf or hard of hearing offer a fascinating overview of the Gardens, its history and important scientific work. First Sunday of each month (except December and January) at 11.30am.

Woodland Garden and Temple of Aeolus in winter

Introduction to the Gardens

Explore Kew with an experienced guide who will give you an insight into our history and work, identify exotic plants in one of our glasshouses, then recommend what's looking good in the Gardens. Daily at 11am and 1.30pm (except 24 or 25 December).