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Temperate House reopening soon

The Temperate House has been closed for five years whilst undergoing the biggest renovation project in our history. On 5 May 2018, we will re-open the world's largest Victorian glasshouse.

Reopening on 5 May 2018

An impressive collection

Find out more about the significance of the Temperate House and its importance to Kew.

The largest glasshouse in the world

Photo of plants inside the temperate house

Donate today

Give a gift today and be part of the transformation of this incredible glasshouse.

Be part of the Temperate House

Exterior of the Temperate House

Plans & Plants: The Making of Temperate House

From 31 March, come see examine Decimus Burton's original plans and details on the plants on show in 1863.

The plans behind the plants

Aerial view of the Temperate House