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Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Closed Now: 10:00 - 15:30
Open today: 10:00 - 15:30
Kew Gardens Entrance Ticket
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Kew is London's largest UNESCO World Heritage site offering unique landscapes, vistas and iconic architecture from every stage of the Gardens' history. Our collection of living plants is the largest and most diverse in the world, growing out in the...more
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Kew, Richmond TW9 3AE, England
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Reviewed today

Wow this was a magical experience this was. The weather was clear dry and icy cold which enhanced the atmosphere. The light shows were superb and the side stalls of mulled wine and roasted chestnuts amongst other things were lovely. We went as a couple...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Rumbellis
Reviewed today

We enjoyed the lights show but unfortunately also opted to have the xmas dinner there too. For £35, you receive a glass of mulled wine, a 'main course' and a desert. the dinner is held in a non-decorated and seemingly not heated canteen. Firstly as...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed yesterday

I have been there for three consecutive years and in my opinion this is the best I've seen. Some really great light displays.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Dave B
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Bright sunny day in December & we went to Kew for the morning using my friends card that was a gift to get in free for a year. Really enjoyed the Temperate House followed by looking at the drawings of Oak trees in the gallery....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 45wendyc45
Reviewed yesterday

Well if you do not go before this attraction ends then you have missed an experience you would not forget for a long time. We went has a family group with my two granddaughters who are 5 years old it is a mile long walk...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank eastridingbigden
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I most recently visited Kew Gardens in June and was lucky enough to come at the peak of Rose season...what a treat! This beautiful property is a wonderful escape from the craziness of London and an easy trip on the tube. My favorite time of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Blairef1981
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit to the Christmas lights at Kew. Busy but captivating. Pushchairs were a bit of a pain but perhaps we shouldn’t have gone for 6pm tickets! Lovely mulled wine at one of the stalls half way round. Will definitely book again...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 275clarel
Reviewed 2 days ago

Not a cheap evening out when you add food and drink, think you could really drop the prices on drinks. Would recommend that if you are on the later bookings, go to the festival area for rides and stalls as they were all closing when...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank m124nda2018
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What a fabulous experience. My daughter treated me to this as part of my Christmas presents. We went Friday 14/12/18. It was a chilly evening but no rain. We had an allotted time of 19:20, we arrived 10mins early and were allowed in. From the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Maggs5203
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went to Kew Gardens to see the Xmas lights . They are spectacular well with a visit . It takes about 75 minutes to walk round as it’s fairly busy . Plenty of food stops on route and a great fun fair for all @£3...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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1 October 2018|
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Response from llomas | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there will be so much to see indoors in all the greenhouses. Kew Palace is also worth a visit.
28 August 2018|
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Response from idcarmichael | Reviewed this property |
Hi , Very sorry no Idea!
21 August 2018|
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Response from Dickboyd | Reviewed this property |
I think there are things that could be interesting! The treetop walkway, and the beehive that’s interesting and educational at the same time , the temperate house has just reopened and and the pagoda has just reopened too... More