Visit Kew

There is so much to see and do on a visit to Kew Gardens. Here's some essential information to help plan your trip.

Davies Alpine House at Kew

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Adult from £16.50

Child from £4.50

Concession from £14.50

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10am – 6pm (last entry 5pm)

Opening times change throughout the year.

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Only 30 mins from Central London. Our four gates can be accessed by rail, bus or river. Parking is limited.

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Enjoy unlimited entry, special discounts, and exclusive access to events, behind-the-scenes tours and expert talks.

All the essentials

  • Eating and drinking

    Our cafés and restaurants offer lots of choice including hot meals, afternoon tea, coffee and cakes, sandwiches and snacks.

    See menus and opening times
  • Shopping

    Our gift shops are crammed with gifts, books, prints and homeware inspired by the plants and fungi of Kew. 

    Visit our shops
  • A family picnic near the Woodland House


    We've got everything you need for the perfect big day out, with family-friendly activities, a Giant Badger Sett and 300 acres to explore.

    Families at Kew Gardens

We have a few dos and don'ts in place to keep everyone happy. Please also check our planned closures before your visit to avoid disappointment.

School visits

Kew Gardens is an incredible classroom. Inspire your students with our curriculum-linked education sessions, from Early Years to Key Stage 5.

  • Tulips at the Nash Conservatory

    Group visits

    We offer reduced ticket prices for groups of 15 or more. We also offer private tours and meal vouchers.

    Group visits to Kew Gardens
  • Inside the Princess of Wales Conservatory


    We welcome visitors with disabilities, their carers, family members and friends to enjoy the Gardens.

    Accessibility at Kew Gardens
  • Map

    Have a look at the map to get the most of your visit.

    Map of Kew Gardens

What's in the Gardens

Expand your skills

  • A tour of the nursery

    Walk and tours

    Themed tours take place daily, covering seasonal highlights and a history of Kew. You can also jump on the Kew Explorer or spend time meeting the experts.

    See walks and tours
  • Artist Masumi Yamanaka examines plants at Kew

    Learn at Kew

    Deepen your knowledge of the natural world by joining one of our seasonal adult courses in photography, horticulture, botanical art or wellbeing.

    See talks and courses