Opening and closing times

Find opening and closing times for the Gardens, attractions, cafés, restaurants, shops and car park. Opening and closing times are seasonal and vary throughout the year.

Flowers in the Woodland Garden

Monday to Friday: 10am–7pm (last entry 6pm)

Saturday, Sunday and bank holidays: 8am*–7pm (last entry 6pm)

*Entry via Victoria Gate only. All other entry gates will open from 10am.

The Gardens are open to those who are well enough to enjoy the fresh air.

To help us limit numbers, please book a time slot in advance, otherwise you won’t be allowed to visit. 

Some areas may be closed for your visit. See list of full closures


  • All glasshouses open from 10am and close one hour before the Gardens.

Cafés and restaurants

Victoria Plaza café

  • 10am – 7pm
  • (8am weekend opening)

The Botanical

  • Breakfast 10am – 11.30am
  • Lunch 11.30am – 3pm
  • Afternoon tea and cream tea 2pm – 4.30pm
  • Book a table

Pavilion Bar and Grill

  • 11am–5pm
  • Bar order and table service

White Peaks

  • Ice Creamery open only

The Orangery

  • 11.30am to 3.30pm
  • Terrace open with BBQ, salads and ice-cream on offer
  • Deli takeaway service open with barista service, soups, new sandwich range and wrapped cakes

Eating and drinking at Kew Gardens


Victoria Plaza:

Weekdays: 10am – 6.30pm
Weekends: 10am – 7.30pm

Nash Conservatory pop-up shop:

Weekdays: 10.30am – 7pm
Weekends: 10.30am – 8pm

Pavilion shop

11am – 5pm

White Peaks


Shopping at Kew Gardens

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