Admire the exotic plants in the Palm House, climb across the Treetop Walkway and walk over the Lake at the stunning Kew Gardens
The Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew, London grows more species in its 121 hectares than any other garden in the world and has a long and distinguished history. As a UNESCO World Heritage Site, these magnificent London gardens, glasshouses and galleries are a living exhibit as well as an important historical legacy.
Kew Gardens modern history really begins in the century when Henry VII moved his court to Richmond Palace in the summer months and nearby Kew village flourished. Since 1840 Kew Park has been open to the public and is without a doubt the most impressive London garden.
A stunning sanctuary less than 30 minutes from central London, Kew Gardens is easily accessible on the Underground and Overground lines.
Guided tours of Kew Gardens leave the Victoria Plaza Visitor Centre at 11.00 and 14.00 everyday.
This summer you can visit the new installation The Hive an open-air structure standing at 17 metres tall and weighing in at 40 tonnes. The Hive encapsulates the story of the honeybee and the important role of pollination in feeding the planet, through an immersive sound and visual experience with innovation and design. Step inside and discover the secret life of bees!
Find out more about Kew Gardens in our interview with a Kew Gardener on our London Pass Blog.
London Pass holders get free and Fast Track entry to Kew Gardens London and over 60 other top London sights, attractions and museums. An added benefit is that London Pass holders can visit the Kew Palace for free as well and enjoy a 10% discount at retail outlets within Kew Gardens.
Seasonal Opening times:
Please note: From October - 17 February 2017: Glasshouses, galleries, Climbers & Creepers and Treetop Walkway will close from 15:45
7th February to 28th March - 9.30am to 5pm
29th March to 21st April - 9.30am to 6.30pm (7.30pm at weekends and on bank holidays)
22nd April to 31st August - 10am to 6.30pm (7.30pm at weekends and on bank holidays
1st September to 24th October - 10am to 6pm
25th October to 31st December - 10am to 4.15pm
Full List Of Attractions Included
"The London Pass along with the travel pass gave me the freedom to see everything I wanted to see when I was in London. The travel was exceptionally easy and the fact that everything was prepaid allowed me to be worry free about having enough money set back for admissions and travel. I would recommend the use of the London Pass to anyone travelling to London. I will certainly use it on my next trip!"
Debra from Texas, USA
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