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Friends of Wakehurst

Enjoy unlimited entry to Wakehurst and the Millennium Seed Bank all year round as a Friend of Wakehurst.

Annual membership costs less than 50p a week and entitles you to unlimited free entry to Wakehurst and other benefits including: 

  • Free car parking at Wakehurst on each visit
  • Discounts: 10% off your purchases in the Visitor Centre shop and Plant centre (some exclusions apply)
  • Kew Magazine in digital format, three times a year
  • One free entry to Kew Gardens 
  • Access to two exclusive member events 
  • Regular e-newsletters with updates and special offers

When you join as a Friend, you also provide invaluable support towards the work of Kew at Wakehurst. Your contribution helps us to maintain the magnificent botanic gardens for future generations to enjoy.

  • By Direct Debit: £25 (save £5)
  • By cash or card: £30

To join us call 01444 894067 or start enjoying the benefits straight away by visiting us and you can sign up at the Visitor Centre. If you pay by cash or card membership costs £30 and you can save £5 if you set up a direct debit.

Making the most of your membership

To download your free digital edition of Kew Magazine you should access on the Exact Editions website by using your membership number (found on your membership card) as your subscription number.
Alternatively you can download the ‘Kew magazine' app from iTunes/Newsstand or the ‘Exactly' app from Playstore on your tablet or phone to log in.


For Friends of Wakehurst membership enquiries call 01444 894067 or email us at