Neoregelia cyanea bromeliad
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Behind the scenes tour: Tropical Nursery

A rare opportunity to go behind the scenes and discover where Kew specialists grow the plants for our ornamental displays. Saturdays 10, 17 and 24 February & 3 and 10 March 2018.

Event details

Saturdays 10, 17 and 24 February & 3 and 10 March 2018, 1.30 and 2.15pm
Venue: 

Meet outside Kew Palace.

Price: 

£10 - Booking in advance essential. Price includes admission to the Tropical Nurseries behind the scenes tour only. A separate day ticket to Kew Gardens must be purchased for entry.

Save on the price of your ticket when you book online


On the tour

Join us in areas of the Gardens not normally open to the public and get to see our work behind the scenes.

  • Come and explore the nursery for an insight into the work of our horticulturalists.
  • You'll get to appreciate the care and attention given to nurturing the carnivorous plants, bromeliads, orchids and cacti that are later planted out in our displays.
  • Meet our expert staff and learn about the conservation work we do helping to save endangered species.

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