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Format: 2018-06-23
Format: 2018-06-23

Saturday, March 31, 2018 to Sunday, September 16, 2018

An illustration of Eucalyptus macrocarpa by David Mackay
Art and exhibitions
31 March to 16 September

Down Under II: Works from the Shirley Sherwood Collection

A mixture of illustrations of native Australian and New Zealand plants created by local and international artists. Until 16 September 2018.

Tuesday, May 1, 2018 to Sunday, September 30, 2018

Friends of Kew
Until 30 September 2018

Early opens for Friends of Kew

Exclusive early entrance for Friends of Kew from 8am to enjoy quiet times in the Gardens this summer.

Monday, May 7, 2018 to Sunday, September 2, 2018

Gnomus waits to tour Temperate House
Family-friendly
Walks and tours
Daily from 26 May to 3 June, and from 21 July to 2 September.

Gnomus: caretaker of the Earth

Follow Gnomus the giant gnome around the Temperate House as he shares stories about the amazing plant collection inside. Daily from May through to September 2018.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Kew Palace in spring
Walks and tours
Daily at 11am and 1.30pm, tour lasts about an hour.

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.
Included with entry to the Gardens
Kew Explorer land train
Walks and tours
Daily, running regularly between 11am to 5.30pm.

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.
Longitudinal plan of Temperate House
Art and exhibitions
Saturday 31 March to Sunday 16 September 2018

Plans and Plants: The making of the Temperate House

In celebration of the reopening of the Temperate House, come and examine Decimus Burton's original plans. You'll find out which plants were on show in 1863 and where in the world they came from. Until 16 September 2018.
Music and movement for 0-5 year olds
Family-friendly
Wednesdays, monthly from 25 April to 28 November 2018 (excluding July and August), 10.30–11.15am, (please allow time to walk to the Woodland House)

Music and movement for 0-2 year olds

Children aged 0-2 and their parent/carer will take a journey around the world through hands on music making, interactive stories, songs, rhymes and dance. Wednesdays, monthly, 25 April to 28 November
An illustration of Stenocarpus sinuatus by Angela Lober
Art and exhibitions
From 31 March to 16 September 2018

The Florilegium: Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney

An exhibition of works illustrating the beauty and diversity of plants grown by the Royal Botanic Gardens and Domain Trust. Until 16 September 2018.
Goldy the dragon (Image: Historic Royal Palaces)
Family-friendly
Friday 30 March to Sunday 30 September 2018. Trail from 10am, exhibition from 10.30am, until Gardens close.

Here Be Dragons

Follow the Dragon Trail and hunt for dragon sculptures around the Gardens. Marvel at our exhibition showcasing Blue Peter competition entries. 30 March to 30 September.
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Walks and tours
5 May to 31 August, 12 noon and 2.30pm

Temperate Treasures tour

Learn about the some of the 10,000 plants held within the newly restored Temperate House on this guided walk. Daily at 12 noon and 2.30pm.
Groups of 6 or more must book a bespoke tour (fee applies).
Call 020 8332 5604
Art and exhibitions
Wednesday 16 May to Tuesday 3 July 2018, weekdays, 10am to 4pm

Celebrating the Temperate House

Delve into the history of the Temperate House with this display of hidden gems, from original plans to botanical paintings. Weekdays, until 3 July 2018

Thursday, May 24, 2018

Kew Palace in spring
Walks and tours
Daily at 11am and 1.30pm, tour lasts about an hour.

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.
Included with entry to the Gardens
Kew Explorer land train
Walks and tours
Daily, running regularly between 11am to 5.30pm.

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.
Longitudinal plan of Temperate House
Art and exhibitions
Saturday 31 March to Sunday 16 September 2018

Plans and Plants: The making of the Temperate House

In celebration of the reopening of the Temperate House, come and examine Decimus Burton's original plans. You'll find out which plants were on show in 1863 and where in the world they came from. Until 16 September 2018.
An illustration of Stenocarpus sinuatus by Angela Lober
Art and exhibitions
From 31 March to 16 September 2018

The Florilegium: Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney

An exhibition of works illustrating the beauty and diversity of plants grown by the Royal Botanic Gardens and Domain Trust. Until 16 September 2018.
Goldy the dragon (Image: Historic Royal Palaces)
Family-friendly
Friday 30 March to Sunday 30 September 2018. Trail from 10am, exhibition from 10.30am, until Gardens close.

Here Be Dragons

Follow the Dragon Trail and hunt for dragon sculptures around the Gardens. Marvel at our exhibition showcasing Blue Peter competition entries. 30 March to 30 September.
Encephalartos_woodii
Walks and tours
5 May to 31 August, 12 noon and 2.30pm

Temperate Treasures tour

Learn about the some of the 10,000 plants held within the newly restored Temperate House on this guided walk. Daily at 12 noon and 2.30pm.
Groups of 6 or more must book a bespoke tour (fee applies).
Call 020 8332 5604
Art and exhibitions
Wednesday 16 May to Tuesday 3 July 2018, weekdays, 10am to 4pm

Celebrating the Temperate House

Delve into the history of the Temperate House with this display of hidden gems, from original plans to botanical paintings. Weekdays, until 3 July 2018

Friday, May 25, 2018

Kew Palace in spring
Walks and tours
Daily at 11am and 1.30pm, tour lasts about an hour.

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.
Included with entry to the Gardens
Kew Explorer land train
Walks and tours
Daily, running regularly between 11am to 5.30pm.

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.
Longitudinal plan of Temperate House
Art and exhibitions
Saturday 31 March to Sunday 16 September 2018

Plans and Plants: The making of the Temperate House

In celebration of the reopening of the Temperate House, come and examine Decimus Burton's original plans. You'll find out which plants were on show in 1863 and where in the world they came from. Until 16 September 2018.
An illustration of Stenocarpus sinuatus by Angela Lober
Art and exhibitions
From 31 March to 16 September 2018

The Florilegium: Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney

An exhibition of works illustrating the beauty and diversity of plants grown by the Royal Botanic Gardens and Domain Trust. Until 16 September 2018.
Goldy the dragon (Image: Historic Royal Palaces)
Family-friendly
Friday 30 March to Sunday 30 September 2018. Trail from 10am, exhibition from 10.30am, until Gardens close.

Here Be Dragons

Follow the Dragon Trail and hunt for dragon sculptures around the Gardens. Marvel at our exhibition showcasing Blue Peter competition entries. 30 March to 30 September.
The Pagoda at Kew
Festivals and events
Daily after opening. Various timeslots will be available.

Climb the Great Pagoda

Venture up 253 steps to the top of the Great Pagoda and enjoy spectacular views across London. Opening 13 July 2018.
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Walks and tours
5 May to 31 August, 12 noon and 2.30pm

Temperate Treasures tour

Learn about the some of the 10,000 plants held within the newly restored Temperate House on this guided walk. Daily at 12 noon and 2.30pm.
Groups of 6 or more must book a bespoke tour (fee applies).
Call 020 8332 5604

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