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Royal Botanic Gardens Kew

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Address: Kew Green | Richmond, Kew, Richmond TW9 3AB, England
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+44 20 8332 5655
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09:30 - 18:00
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Sun - Sat 09:30 - 18:00
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This summer, come to Kew Gardens and experience the life enhancing power of...

This summer, come to Kew Gardens and experience the life enhancing power of plants at our summer festival, Plantasia. Discover 300 acres packed full of sensory experiences to excite your eyes, enchant your ears, make your toes tingle, and your spirits soar.

Explore iconic Victorian glasshouses, 300 acres of stunning landscapes and 250 years of history at the world's most famous garden. You'll find 90 world-class attractions including a royal palace, an 18th century Pagoda and an 18-metre high, 200-metre long treetop walkway. Not to mention a tropical rainforest just 30 minutes from central London.

We also offer a variety of onsite restaurants and cafes catered by Peyton and Byrne and fantastic activities for kids.

Please note that the Temperate House is closed until 2018 for essential restoration work.

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We will certainly return again when spring comes. Worth to go all the way throughout Lo don. Very enjoyable!

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We will certainly return again when spring comes. Worth to go all the way throughout Lo don. Very enjoyable!

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Visited the Christmas Wonderland on a wet New Years Day but had a great time. The displays are something special and well worth a visit..

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We have been Kew Friends for several years and often visit the gardens. Regardless of the season, a visit is always a rewarding experience, putting the gardens firmly in my London Top 10.

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Went early for a Sunday treat with the family. Parking is a little difficult due to the location and lack of spaces available. Kew has some wonderful history as well as the plants and nature. Kew seems to be going up in price which is a shame. They have some wonderful and interesting displays. The restaurants are busy and expensive,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Kew remains a wonderful place to come to see spring emerging as well as take in the international horticultural delights within the greenhouses. Recently however, we noticed that the orangery restaurant amazing barista coffee machine was replaced with a more automatic commercial appliance whose output is barely drinkable. No matter, the rest of our Kew experience was, as ever, outstanding... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Went specifically to see the orchid exhibition and it was crowded, but great! (No surprise at the crowds, since it was a Saturday). The rest of the grounds were calm and beautiful, and I hope to go back in the spring/summer when everything is growing. Definitely difficult to find parking in the area, so be aware of that. Only saw... More 

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Amazing park and nice things to do, the walk up over the trees is great and beautiful done. The huge beehive is a must to be experienced!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I can't get enough of this place, it's simply gorgeous and they have different things happening throughout the whole year. It can be a quite expensive day out as the entrance fee is not cheap but I recommend getting the year membership where you can visit the gardens as many times and often you want

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was one of the best Orchid Festivals we've seen in our visits to Kew. Absolutely amazing displays and we recommend you go this year if you've never been before.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Went to see the array of orchids today and was not disappointed. The array is fantastic but be prepared for being in both a hot and a cold environment, sweating one moment and then needing to put your coat back on. Plus it was a lovely sunny day outside. Go & check it out for yourself.

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