Your year of membership benefits

Explore the wealth of benefits available to Kew members all year round, from discounts in our shops to exclusive member events and activities.

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Year round

  • Woman and child walking in gardens

    Unlimited free entry to our gardens

    Come and unwind at Kew Gardens or Wakehurst, as many times as you like.

  • Woman admiring books in a shop

    10% retail discount

    Enjoy 10% off all year round in the Kew shop, on-site and online.

  • Inside the Palm House

    Delve deeper with Kew magazine

    Be inspired by Kew experts and unlock our incredible stories with your exclusive membership magazine, delivered three times a year and available online.

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    Free guest access

    Every visit, you can bring one family guest per adult member*.


    *Not applicable to Young Person membership

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    Short courses

    Learn something new in our Kew Gardens short courses and Wakehurst workshops.

    Members get £10 off, for online courses use code MEMBER10.

  • Yoga in the Temperate House

    Wellbeing sessions

    From sensory forest bathing to yoga in the greatest glasshouse in the world, explore our carefully curated package of wellbeing events and activities.

    Members get 25% off.


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    Matt Collishaw: Petrichor

    From 20 October to 7 April 2024, contemporary artist Mat Collishaw debuts new work alongside existing pieces in this exhibition at Shirley Sherwood Gallery of Botanical Art, Kew. 

    Members go free.

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    The Nash Sessions: L’Inviti Singers

    On 27 November, enjoy a festive evening with a special candlelight concert in Kew’s historic glasshouse.

    Members get £10 off.


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    Christmas at Kew

    Don't miss one of the highlights of the UK’s festive calendar, Christmas at Kew, from 15 November to 7 January.

    Member prices: £5 off adult tickets (peak); £3 off adult tickets (off peak)

    Family friendly, member discounts available.

  • Wreath making

    Christmas wreath making at Wakehurst

    On various dates in November and December, get into the festive spirit and learn a new skill by creating a traditional Christmas wreath.

    Members get £5 off

  • Moon and stars, deer, bee and flower lanterns

    Glow Wild at Wakehurst

    As darkness falls, the gardens are brought to life with beautifully hand-crafted winter lanterns and captivating light installations.

    Member prices: £3.50 off adult tickets; £10 off family tickets.

  • Orchid festival


    Don't miss out on exclusive member access to our annual orchid festival in February.


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    The Nash sessions: Ronnie Scott’s All Stars

    Join us on the 9 May 2024 for an upbeat evening of world-class jazz in the Nash Conservatory at Kew Gardens.

    Members get £10 off.

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    Kew the run

    On 30 or 31 March, enjoy a cherry blossom run this spring at the Kew 10K and half marathon.


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    Gardens early access

    From 1 May to 30 September, Kew Gardens will open early from 8am exclusively for members.

  • Child playing in the Children's Garden at Kew Gardens

    Children’s Garden early access

    On weekends from 1 May to 30 September, enjoy early access to the Children’s Garden from 8.15am.

    Exclusive to members.

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    Daily tours

    Join daily walking tours of the Gardens in all their summer delight from 1 May to 30 September.

    Family friendly, free for members.

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    Theatre on Kew

    Join us for a specially commissioned theatre performance during the summer months at Kew.

    Family friendly, member discount available.

    Details released in spring.

  • Family of four cycling round Kew Gardens

    Summer cycle

    Hop on your bike for a summer evening with a difference at Kew on 1 August 2024.

    Family friendly, member discount available.

    Details released in spring.

  • A crowd of people watch a movie outdoors at Kew

    Kew the movies

    Soak up the summer with five days of cinema magic, alfresco style, at Kew the movies. 

    Family friendly, member discount available.

    Details released in spring.

Please note, member offers and event availability are subject to change.

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What's on at Kew

Make the most out of your visit with our huge range of events and activities.

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What's on at Wakehurst

Explore our fun festivals, family events and workshops that run throughout the year.