Christmas at Kew  

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 2ND JANUARY 2017

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, Kew, Richmond, TW9 3AB
 
 
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OPENING TIMES
5pm-10pm (timed entrance between 5pm and 8.15pm)
 
PRICES
In adv peak: £18 (Adults), £15 (Friends), £52 (Family), £10 (Children 4-16yrs), FREE (Children Under 4)
 
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Christmas at KewA tunnel of lights, scented fire garden and laser beams over water await visitors to the mile-long illuminated trail that forms the centrepiece of Christmas at Kew. The beautiful Kew Gardens open their doors after dark to reveal a walkway peppered with giant light sculptures, light projections on the Palm House and fire garden, scented with pine, frankincense and cedar. This year Santa and his elves make a welcome return to the North Pole village, and there will be vintage rides, Christmas gifts and traditional festive fare.

 

About Kew Gardens (Royal Botanic Gardens)

Since the 18th century, these extensive gardens have been the spiritual home of botany in England, if not in Europe. From the cooling glades of the British Woodland Garden to the pulsating humidity of the exotic Palm House, the delicate beauty of the Rose Garden to the soothing tranquillity of the Waterlily House, at Kew you can witness over 40,000 plants embarking on a fascinating journey through their annual cycles - flowering and fruiting, growing and resting. More about Kew Gardens (Royal Botanic Gardens)

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Kew Gardens Tube Station
 
9 minutes walk
 
Gunnersbury Tube Station
 
16 minutes walk
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Kew Gardens Overground Station
 
7 minutes walk
 
Gunnersbury Overground Station
 
16 minutes walk
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
Old Deer Park
 
20 minutes walk
 
Syon House Car Park
 
21 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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67-75 Broadway, W13 | 2.4 miles from Christmas at Kew
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Tabard Theatre
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2 Bath Road, W4 | 34 minutes from Christmas at Kew
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3-5 Kew Green, Richmond, TW9 | 1 minute from Christmas at Kew
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27 Strand on the Green, W4 | 9 minutes from Christmas at Kew
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Riverside Studios Bar
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Crisp Road, W6 | 2.7 miles from Christmas at Kew
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Vinoteca Chiswick
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18 Devonshire Road, W4 | 30 minutes from Christmas at Kew
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Tea Box
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Orchids FestivalOrchids FestivalOrchids FestivalA stunning visual treat, this year's Orchids Festival at Kew is inspired by the vibrant colours, culture and plant life of India. Thousands of orchids and tropical flowers are used to create beautiful floral displays in and around colourful rickshaws, Indian soundscapes and films. On Tuesday and Thursday evenings you can visit the display for a ser2017-02-24T00:00:00+00002017-03-05T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Kew Gardens (Royal Botanic Gardens),   Kew  Richmond    TW9 3AB
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PRICING  £14 (Adults), £13 (Concessions), £2.50 (Children) | Orchid Lates: £15 (per person), £13.50 (Friends of Kew)
DATES  4th February to 5th March 2017
VENUE  Kew Gardens (Royal Botanic Gardens) 
A stunning visual treat, this year's Orchids Festival at Kew is inspired by the vibrant colours, culture and plant life of India. Thousands of orchids and tropical flowers are used to create beautiful floral displays in and around colourful rickshaws, Indian soundscapes and films. On Tuesday and Thursday evenings you can visit the display for a ser... More about this event
 
Orchid Festival 2017Orchid Festival 2017The annual celebration of India's vibrant plants and culture includes floral displays, film screenings in the Princess of Wales Conservatory,hands-on sessions with volunteer guides and Indian-inspired dishes in the Orangery restaurant.2017-02-24T10:00:00+00002017-03-05T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Kew Gardens (Royal Botanic Gardens),   Kew  Richmond    TW9 3AB
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Kew the MusicKew the MusicKew the MusicThere's a Manchester and even a 'Madchester' vibe to this year's Kew the Music. Legendary club Hacienda and indie band James are on the bill for the open air concerts which fill the botanic gardens at Kew with house tunes and James hits like Sit Down and She's A Star. Mike Pickering and Graeme Park swap sweaty nightclub for the open air botanic gar2017-07-11T00:00:00+01002017-07-16T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Kew Gardens (Royal Botanic Gardens),   Kew  Richmond    TW9 3AB
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event > Concerts
PRICING  £40-£45 (Adults), £60-£65 (Reserved enclosure)
DATES  11th to 16th Jul 2017
VENUE  Kew Gardens (Royal Botanic Gardens) 
There's a Manchester and even a 'Madchester' vibe to this year's Kew the Music. Legendary club Hacienda and indie band James are on the bill for the open air concerts which fill the botanic gardens at Kew with house tunes and James hits like Sit Down and She's A Star. Mike Pickering and Graeme Park swap sweaty nightclub for the open air botanic gar... More about this event
 
 

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