Wakehurst

Explore our wild botanic garden in the heart of Sussex, home to the Millennium Seed Bank, over 500 acres of diverse landscapes and plants from across the globe.

Colourful flowers in the Walled Garden at Wakehurst in summer

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10am – 6pm (last entry 5.30pm)

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On the High Weald of West Sussex, Wakehurst is accessible by car and bus, and is a short drive from Haywards Heath station.

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Enjoy unlimited entry to Wakehurst and the Millennium Seed Bank all year round as a Wakehurst member.

What's looking good right now

Roam across our 500 acre site and spot the seasonal delights.

A colourful illustration of food crops

What's on: Nourish

Join us this summer to embark on a journey through immersive artworks inspired by Kew’s world-leading international science projects.

Nature Unlocked

Discover how our scientists are researching the value of UK biodiversity to inform nature-based solutions to critical global challenges like climate change.

We have a few dos and don'ts in place to keep everyone happy. Please also check our planned closures before your visit to avoid disappointment.

Aerial view of American Prairie and wilder Wakehurst landscape

We need you

If you love Wakehurst, help us conserve the world’s plants and fungi and protect the millions of lives that depend on them.

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Princess of Wales Conservatory at Kew Gardens

Kew Gardens

Discover a world of science hiding behind our beautiful botanical collections filled with over 40,000 living plants.