Expand your knowledge on plant and fungal science from the world's best experts. Please note: all school visits are cancelled until 31 May (Wakehurst) and 31 August (Kew).
If your school has a visit booked during this time we will be in touch with you regarding the cancellation and your options going forward – please wait to hear from us.
Please note our phone lines are closed. We are responding to emails to email@example.com as soon as possible.
Inspire your children with a visit to our two botanic gardens.
Bring Kew into your classroom with free teaching resources for Key Stage 1, Key Stage 2, Key Stage 3, Key Stage 4 and Key Stage 5.
Schools at Kew Gardens
We are cancelling all school visits to Kew Gardens until 31 August 2020.
If your school has a visit booked during this time, please wait for us to be in touch regarding the cancellation. Please note our phone lines are closed. We will respond to emails to firstname.lastname@example.org as soon as possible.
Schools at Wakehurst
We are cancelling all school visits to Wakehurst until 31 May 2020.
If your school has a visit booked during this time we will be in touch with you regarding the cancellation. Please wait to hear from us.
CPD for teachers
Discover our range of teacher, technician and support staff training courses for Continuing Professional Development (CPD).
Study with Kew Science
Find out more about Kew's MSc course, PhD opportunities, training courses and internships.
Our unique Masters course teaches vital plant and fungal identification skills in the context of evolutionary biology, conservation theory and practice. Includes field work in Madagascar and a six-month research project.
Over 50 PhD students carry out doctoral training and research at Kew, with access to our world-class scientific collections, facilities and expertise.
Continuing Professional Development
We run short courses aimed at equipping working professionals with specialised skills.
School of Horticulture
The School of Horticulture is a centre of excellence for horticultural and botanical education. Study for one of our world-renowned qualifications.
Other ways to learn at Kew
Whether you're after a one-day course, or part of a community project, we have something for you.
Looking to brush up a few skills or start something new? Take one of our courses in photography, art, horticultural or wellbeing.
Talks and lectures
Our experts are passionate about sharing knowledge. The Kew Mutual Improvement Society lecture series will update you on the latest discoveries.
Community and access
There are many accessible opportunities for groups and individuals to learn more about science, history, collections and horticulture.
Work experience for school students
We offer a number of horticultural work experience placements at Kew Gardens.