Little Explorers

Fun, hands-on 90-minute learning sessions aimed at children aged 2-5 and their parents or carers.

Young girl with magnifying glass looking at bluebells


12 September 2022

10 October 2022


10.30am to 12pm

1.30pm to 3pm


Davies Exploration House, behind the Temperate House

Kew Gardens


£14 per child (accompanied by one parent or carer)

Booking is essential as places are limited 

Entry to the Gardens will need to be purchased separately

Join us for a fun-filled adventure in our Gardens as we investigate nature through interactive storytelling, outdoor exploration and hands-on activities.

Each month we focus on a different seasonal theme, structured around an imaginative storytelling adventure at Kew.

Our Little Explorers sessions are designed to inspire a sense of wonder and spark curiosity about the natural world and includes nature-based craft activities.

The majority of activities will take place outdoors, whatever the weather, so please dress accordingly.

Upcoming themes:

  • 13 June 2022 – Bees and pollination
  • 11 July 2022 – Minibeasts
  • 12 September 2022 – Woodland animals 
  • 10 October 2022 – Autumn

Getting to the venue

September and October

The session will be held in the Davies Exploration House and the surrounding area. Please allow enough time to walk to the venue, it is roughly 15 minutes from Victoria Gate.

Map of the Gardens (PDF)

More information on getting here

Covid-19 notice

We are continuing with measures to ensure you have a safe and enjoyable visit, including reduced capacity and an enhanced cleaning regime.