15 July 2020

Watch: 360° virtual tour of our Temperate House

Click and scroll to explore this cathedral of plant life.

The Temperate House

Our breath-taking Temperate House is home to 1,500 species of plants from five of the world’s continents.

From Africa, Australia, New Zealand, the Americas, Asia and the Pacific Islands, more than 10,000 individual plants are growing here, inside the world’s largest Victorian glasshouse.

There are stunning flowering species, unique specimens and important plants used for scientific research.

Click and scroll around our 360° tour of the Temperate House, with your personal guide Kew Botanical Horticulturist David Cook.

Got virtual goggles? Get the full experience by turning your device into a virtual experience.

Flowers of king protea (Protea cynaroides) in the Temperate House

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