The Tudor Kitchens are closed, re-opening on 05 May 2018. The Maze is closed 17-20 and 23-27 April 2018. More information

RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show

Join us for a fun-filled celebration of summer in a stunning setting.

Join us for a fun-filled celebration of summer in a stunning setting.

When

  • Start date: 02 July 2018
  • End date: 08 July 2018

Ticketing information

Separate ticket (advanced booking required) Book tickets online

Show highlights include new planting features, an interactive evolution of plants and new show garden categories.

Iconic Horticultural Heroes with Piet Oudolf

Renowned garden designer Piet Oudolf is creating beautiful borders with bold drifts of herbaceous perennials and grasses providing stunning structure and colour.

Swathes of Purple

Immerse yourself amid a mass planting of thousands of beautiful Verbena bonariensis which will elegantly flow alongside the Long Water, creating stunning visuals and spectacular photo opportunities.

Discover the Evolution of Plants

Embark on a journey through time which will explore the evolution of plants, from the earliest organisms, through ferns and to our rich flora today.

Fun for all the family

There’s so much for all the family to enjoy including hands on workshops, a family trail and storytelling. And don’t forget, kids 16 and under get in free!

Inspiring gardens

From Lifestyle Gardens bursting with ideas for your home and your health, to the RHS Kitchen Garden full of delectable treats – there’s something for every gardener. Be inspired and leave with ideas for your own green space.

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Preview Evening

Monday 2 July: 17:00 - 22:30

RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show

Tuesday 3 July to Saturday 7 July: 10:00 - 19:30

Sunday 8 July: 10:00 - 17:30

Visitors enjoy the displays at the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show

Take a look back at the 2017 highlights

Visitors enjoy the displays at the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show

Explore what's on

Illustration of a young girl and a blue and yellow dragon with Kew Pagoda in the background on a wall in an exhibition space

2018 sees the arrival of dragons to Kew Gardens! Find out more in the fantastic new Here Be Dragons exhibition located next to Kew Palace.

Included in Kew Gardens admission ticket

Kew Palace

Events Families

Kensington Gardens are well renowned for their beauty - find out more about the especially intriguing Sunken Garden that was planted in 1908.

Open daily

Kensington Palace

Highlights Things to see

Experience the recreated Kitchen Garden, which would have fed the Georgian royals and now supply Henry VIII's Kitchens.

Open daily

Hampton Court Palace

Things to see

Browse more history and stories

Luxury Rabbit Doorstop

Rabbit doorstop

The sitting rabbit doorstop is a handsome fellow made out of luxurious beige fabric with silk trim - he is definitely more than a doorstop as his appealing looks are sure to guarantee him the best room in the house!

£35.00

Sitting hare garden ornament

Sitting hare garden ornament

This inquisitive little hare will add character to your home and garden. With a traditional bronze effect finish, and inspired by classical bronze sculptures, this miniature hare will add narrative to your garden.

£7.99

Designed exclusively for Historic Royal Palaces as part of the Enlightened Princesses exhibition at Kensington Palace. This luxury butterfly paper folding fan is based on an original fan in the Royal Ceremonial Dress collection at Historic Royal Palaces.

Luxury cream butterfly folding hand fan

This luxury butterfly paper folding fan is based on an original fan in the Royal Ceremonial Dress collection at Historic Royal Palaces dated c. 1870-1890.

£14.99