School visits to Wakehurst
All school visits to Wakehurst are cancelled until 31 August 2020.
We are cancelling all school visits to Wakehurst until 31 August 2020. If your school has a visit booked during this time we will be in touch with you regarding the cancellation.
Please note our phone lines are closed.
The perfect classroom
Inspire and engage your pupils with our hands-on sessions run by experienced Wakehurst teachers and supported by our dedicated team of volunteers.
All our programmes are linked to the curriculum.
We cater for different ages, abilities and learning needs.
'I rank this visit as one of the best learning experiences I've ever had in 30 years of teaching.'
Primary teacher, Broadfield East school
Teachers can choose from
A Wakehurst teacher will plan your visit with you to ensure your pupils have a stimulating and enjoyable trip that is linked to the curriculum. We pride ourselves on providing well organised, fun, stress-free days that allow accompanying teachers to participate fully with their pupils.
We focus on promoting understanding of plant biology and the environment for all levels and age groups.
We can accommodate groups of up to 120 students.
Self-led visits for pupils in full time education have free entry with bookings made in advance (7 days notice required).
This also applies to groups with an Educational Group National Trust card.
Everything you need for a visit
Browse our education sessions
Wakehurst offers a varied programme of curriculum-linked activities. Visits are planned in detail to meet individual requirements.
Prices, planning and practical information
Find out about prices for school visits and browse information to help you plan your visit, including: health and safety, terms and conditions and frequently asked questions.
Book your visit
Find out how to book a school visit to Wakehurst.
Sign up to our school email newsletter
Your essential half-termly round-up of amazing free learning resources, CPD and teacher training opportunities to bring Kew into your classroom.