A museum in paper: fungi illustrations

With Kew’s State of the World’s Fungi Symposium taking place this week, it seems the perfect time to take a look at some of the fungi illustrations held in our collections.

A Walking Tour of the Library Collections

Kew has many collections of materials that comprise the Library facet of the Library, Art and Archives. Heading rapidly towards the end of his year-long tenure, our library graduate trainee has gone for a tour of these collections and taken a camera to record the trip for posterity.

Celebrating the reopening of the Great Pagoda at Kew

In celebration of the reopening of the Great Pagoda after its extensive restoration, our new Reading Room display features materials relating to pagodas, and illustrations of the types of plants that you might expect to find in a traditional Chinese garden.

Kew Guild

Astrid Purton explores the archives of Kew Guild, an association for current and former Kew staff, held in the Archives of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.