Become a Wakehurst member

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

Spring flowers at Wakehurst

Membership benefits

  • 10% off your purchases in the Visitor Centre shop and Plant Centre.
  • Kew Magazine in digital format, three times a year with articles on Kew Gardens and Wakehurst.
  • One free entry to Kew Gardens.
  • Exclusive member events and priority booking on selected events.
  • Regular e-newsletters with updates and special offers.
  • Free car parking at Wakehurst on each visit.

Join us

To join us email

Membership fee:

By Direct Debit: £29.50 (save £5)
By cash or card: £34.50

Gift membership

Share the beauty of Wakehurst with the gift of unlimited visits year round. The perfect present for anyone wanting to explore the stunning gardens and magnificent woodlands, or marvel at the Millennium Seed Bank. Gift vouchers are available at £34.50, email us at

Making the most of your membership

To download your free digital edition of Kew Magazine you should access 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.

Membership extensions due to COVID-19

Whilst our gardens are closed, we understand you are unable to make the most of your membership at the moment.

To thank you for your ongoing support, we'll be extending your membership for the duration of the time our gardens remain closed. 

In the meantime, we'll continue to bring Kew to you with your regular member e-newsletters and membership magazine. 

If you have any questions, email

Renewing your membership

Please note: due to COVID-19, we are currently unable to send members a postal notification of upcoming membership renewals. Where we have an email address, we will send you an email notification of your upcoming renewal instead. For those paying by Direct Debit, memberships will continue to be renewed automatically. You are always covered by the Direct Debit Guarantee.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact our dedicated customer service team on

For information on how we use your personal data, please visit our data privacy notice at

Get in touch

For Wakehurst membership enquiries:


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