Kitchen Garden tour

Find out about the wide range of fruit and vegetables growing in Kew’s beautiful Kitchen Garden.


Date and time

Wednesdays and Fridays, 3 July to 27 September 2019

12.30pm to 1.30pm


Kew Gardens

Meet at the information desk, Victoria Plaza

Please register 15 minutes before the tour starts 


Included with entry to the Gardens

About the tour 

Learn all about the past and present of our amazing Kitchen Garden at Kew. From strawberries and carrots to courgettes and beans, find out more about the huge variety of fruit and vegetables grown here throughout the year. 

The tour includes:

  • history of the Royal Kitchen Garden 
  • origin and history of some of the vegetables
  • medicinal and food uses
  • student vegetable plots