Kew houses the largest and most diverse botanical collections in the world
· A stunningly diverse wilderness of beautifully preserved nature
· See some of the rarest plants in the world in the Temperate House
· Find the hidden temples including the Tuscan designed Temple of Aeolus
Royal Botanical Gardens, Kew, Surrey, TW9 3AB
*Opening 11:00am on 9 April, 10 April, 10 September and 11 September 2022
Closing 4:30pm on 23 June and 5:00pm close from 5 to 10 July 2022
Days of Operations:
1 May to 31 August 2022: Weekdays, 10:00am† to 7:00pm‡ (last entry 6:00pm) & Weekends, 10:00am† to 8:00pm‡ (last entry 7:00pm)
1 to 30 September 2022: Daily, 10:00am*† to 7:00pm (last entry 6:00pm)
1 to 29 October 2022: Daily, 10:00am to 6:00pm (last entry 5:00pm)
30 October to 15 November 2022: Daily, 10:00am to 4:00pm (last entry 3:00pm)
16 November 2022 to 8 January 2023: Daily, 10:00am to 3:00pm (last entry 2:00pm)
9 to 31 January 2023: Daily, 10:00am to 4:00pm (last entry 3:00pm)
1 to 28 February 2023: Daily, 10:00am to 5:00pm (last entry 4:00pm)
1 to 31 March 2023: Daily, 10:00am to 6:00pm (last entry 5:00pm)
Gardens closed 24 and 25 December 2022
Closure times of Kew Gardens
Summer Cycle: 19 May & 4 Aug - 4pm close; 23rd Jun-4:30pm close
Kew The Music: 5 - 10 Jul - 5pm close
Richmond Run: 10 & 11 Sept - 11am open
Christmas at Kew: 16 Nov- 8 Jan - last entry 2pm; closure 3pm
The treetop walkway, Climbers & Creepers, the Children’s Garden, the galleries, Kew Palace and Kew Explorer are currently closed.
Children aged 16 and under must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
Only adults with children are able to enter The Children's Garden along with their valid ticket.
Only registered disability assistance dogs are allowed in the gardens.
Bicycles, tricycles, roller skates, skateboards, micro-scooters, balace bikes and other vehicles (except powered wheelchairs) must be left at the gate.
To protect the lawns ball games and sports are not permitted.
No food or drinks are allowed in the galleries.
The narrow Treetop Walkway is not suitable for mobility scooters and pushchairs.
Manual wheelchairs are welcome in the galleries, please leave buggies in the buggy park provided.