With acres of gardens to explore, secrets to unearth and science discoveries waiting to be revealed, Kew Gardens is the perfect place for a fantastic family day out.
Family fun at Kew
Explore The Hive
Buzz over to this super-sized installation and discover the secret life of bees!
Meet the trolls
Say hello to our giant trolls and find more exciting Food Forever installations across the Gardens.
The Children's Garden
The place to be for fun-filled adventures.
See Kew from the trees
Get a bird’s-eye view of our magical Gardens.
Be wowed by When Flowers Dream
Enter a dreamlike, colourful world of candy!
What’s on this summer
Investigate nature through interactive storytelling, outdoor exploration and hands-on activities.
Music and Movement
Enjoy hands on music-making, nature-inspired songs, dance and traditional rhymes accompanied by live instruments.
Children’s Garden quiet session
Join us for a quiet session in the Children’s Garden aimed at children aged 2 to 12 years with special educational needs and disabilities.
Take a journey of discovery through the Gardens with our family self-led summer trail.
Play for longer
With so many acres of space for outdoor play, you can’t do Kew in a day. Family members save money and enjoy exclusive benefits, all year round.
Plan your visit
We've got you covered with all you need to know.
Family tickets and membership
Enjoy unlimited entry to Kew Gardens, and a host of exclusive events and discounts by becoming a member.
Family memberships from just £84.
Eating and drinking
Enjoy delicious outdoor dining and takeaway food at our cafés and restaurants.
Facilities for families
There are toilets and baby changing within easy reach of all the main attractions, cafés and gates.The Gardens are mostly level and there's level or ramped access to most of the buildings.There is a buggy park at The Hive.
Dos and don'ts
Check out the dos and don'ts before you visit to get the most out of your day