Become a Wakehurst member

Enjoy unlimited visits, exclusive access to events and discounts, and help us build a greener future for all.

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With two in five plants estimated as being under threat, Kew’s scientific and conservation work has never been more urgent. 

Become a member and enjoy unlimited visits, knowing that you’re supporting our cutting-edge scientific work to fight against biodiversity loss, building a future with food, medicine and clean air for everyone.

Membership benefits

  • 10% off your purchases in the Visitor Centre shop and Plant Centre.
  • Kew Magazine in digital format, three times a year with articles on Kew Gardens and Wakehurst.
  • One free entry to Kew Gardens.
  • Discounted entry to partner gardens.
  • Exclusive member events and priority booking on selected events.
  • Regular e-newsletters with updates and special offers.
  • Free car parking at Wakehurst on each visit.

Join us

To join us email, phone 01444 894066 or stop by our Visitor Centre

Membership fee:

By Direct Debit: £31.50 (save £5)
By cash or card: £36.50

Upgrade your day entry or car parking ticket to membership and you can get up to £14.95 off.

Gift membership

Share the beauty of Wakehurst with the gift of unlimited visits year round. The perfect present for anyone wanting to explore the stunning gardens and magnificent woodlands, or marvel at the Millennium Seed Bank. Gift vouchers are available at £36.50, email us at

Making the most of your membership

To download your free digital edition of Kew Magazine you should access the Exact Editions website by using your membership number (found on your membership card) as your subscription number.

Alternatively, you can download the ‘Kew Magazine' app from iTunes/Newsstand or the ‘Exactly' app from Playstore on your tablet or phone to log in.

Get in touch

For Wakehurst membership enquiries:


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Looking for Kew Gardens membership?

Help to support our vital science and conservation work as a Kew member, and get exclusive access to a variety of member benefits.

Other ways to support us

There are many other ways to support our work as an individual or an organisation.

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    As a charity, the income Kew receives from donations is vital. By donating today, you're helping support our beloved gardens and our important global science and conservation work.

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    Become a Patron

    Our Patrons support Kew in solving the critical challenges facing humanity today. Enjoy a close and fulfilling association with our scientists, horticulturists and other experts.

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    Legacy giving

    By leaving a gift to us in your will, you can help secure the future of Kew’s science, conservation and world-class botanic gardens.