Head to Wakehurst, Kew's wild botanic garden in Sussex, to discover the vast expanse of natural beauty and dramatic landscapes.
Whether it's the stunning autumn vistas and buds of spring, or the vibrant summer blooms and winter showstoppers, with over 500 acres to discover there is something whatever time of year you choose to explore. Enjoy discoveries at every turn, from the dramatic sandstone cliffs of the Himalayan Glade and the wildlife-filled wonder of the Loder Valley Nature Reserve, through to the silvery beauty of birches in Bethlehem Wood.
Witness the world's most ambitious conservation project, the Millennium Seed Bank, now the largest and most diverse wild plant species genetic resource in the world, and explore the Elizabethan Mansion, home to a gallery of botanical works of art. Discover a wealth of fascinating history, beautiful gardens and inspiring conservation work with a visit to Wakehurst.
- All-day entry to Wakehurst, Kew's wild botanic garden
- Explore over 500 acres of plants from across the world
- See the world's most ambitious conservation project, the Millennium Seed Bank
- Enjoy entry to the ground floor of Wakehurst Mansion, home to a collection of botanical art
- Experience gift pack
What happens on the day?
Your entry to Wakehurst is valid all day, so you're free to spend as much time exploring as you like. There's over 500 acres of diverse botanical life to discover, including the Himalayan Glade, Westwood Lake and the temperate woodland. Discover the Elizabethan Mansion, dating back to the 16th century, situated in beautiful formal gardens ablaze with colourful flowers. Don't miss the Walled Garden, bursting with colour from Spring through to Autumn. With an emphasis on conservation running throughout the entire property, you'll also find the world's most ambitious conservation project, the Millennium Seed Bank, and the Loder Valley Nature Reserve, home to 300 plant species as well as dormice, badgers, kingfishers and more.
Make sure to give yourselves time to explore the ground floor of Wakehurst Mansion itself, home to a gallery of botanical artwork along with other exhibitions and events across the site throughout.
Location: West Sussex - West Sussex