Selected evenings 23 November 2023 to 1 January 2024
4.30pm to 10pm (last entry 8.20pm)
Quiet sessions available every night at 4.15pm.
Relaxed sessions available on selected nights at 4.15pm.
Early bird adult: £17.00
Early bird adult Wakehurst member / Kew member: £14.00
Early bird child (aged 4 to 16): £11.00
Early bird family (2 adults, 2 children): £53.00
Early bird family Wakehurst member / Kew member: £46.00
Child (under 4): Free
Book before 14 February to benefit from early bird prices (10% off).
Glow Wild returns for 2023
Sussex's ultimate festive trail is celebrating its tenth anniversary, featuring a never-before-seen route, brand new installations, and packed full of other surprises.
As darkness falls, the gardens are brought to life with beautifully hand-crafted winter lanterns and captivating light installations created by leading artists.
With under 4's going free, Glow Wild is the perfect Christmas sensory experience for little ones.
This year, Glow Wild celebrates the sublime, inviting you to become part of the trail and discover awe-inspiring moments in nature.
Exclusive date night sessions
Looking for a heart-warming date night or fun evening out with friends? If yes, our Friday lates are just the thing.
Every Friday night at 8pm, tickets will be reserved solely for visitors over 18 years, offering a unique experience at Glow Wild.
We're offering a range of quiet sessions every night throughout Glow Wild 2023, suitable for visitors with hidden disabilities, such as autism, to make for a more comfortable visit whilst still enjoying the sensory elements of the new trail.
Dates and time
Every night, starting at 4.15pm, then every 20 minutes between 4.30pm and 8pm.
New this year, we are introducing gentle sessions on selected nights, adapted especially for children with special educational needs and disabilities, like Autism Spectrum Disorder and/or sensory processing needs.
The Relaxed Sessions are limited to 50 visitors, ensuring easy access and a supportive, understanding and welcoming atmosphere for children and their parents or carers.
Dates and time
4.15pm on Thursday 7 December, Friday 15 December, Tuesday 19 December and Friday 22 December.
More about Glow Wild
Eating and drinking at Glow Wild
Keep the chills at bay with some delicious food and drink at Glow Wild.
Shopping at Glow Wild
The Visitor Centre shop and Plant Centre are open with a fantastic range of gifts, plants, books and homeware.
The UK's tallest living Christmas tree
Decorated with 1,800 lightbulbs, our Christmas tree is a stunning part of the trail.