Kew Palace

Glimpse inside an intimate royal family retreat

Glimpse inside an intimate royal family retreat

The Great Pagoda at Kew Palace shown in front of a bright blue sky and surrounded by green trees

The Great Pagoda

Open daily

See The Great Pagoda at Kew Palace, now returned to its 18th-century splendour.

Tours and talks Events

Come to Kew Palace out of hours and discover the hidden secrets of this intriguing palace.

16 August and 20 September 2018

19:00-21:00

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

Dragons have arrived at Kew Gardens! Discover our new family exhibition next to Kew Palace and go hunting for fiery beasts in the gardens.

30 March - 30 September 2018

Open daily

A chef working in the Royal Kitchens at Kew Palace
Events Families

Experience the sights and smells of Georgian cookery as our cooks prepare dishes to delight George III and Queen Charlotte.

25 August - 27 August 2018

11:00-16:00

Queen Charlotte's Cottage, a small retreat, surrounded by grass and trees of the botanic gardens.

Queen Charlotte's Cottage

Open weekends and bank holidays

Discover a queen's rustic country retreat in the grounds of Kew Palace.

Dinner tables set out for guests at an event at Kew Palace

Hire a venue

Once the family home of King George III, Queen Charlotte and their children, Kew Palace is one of London's most prestigious event venues.

Support us

We are a charity and there's several ways you can support us.

Buy a Dragon Appeal

Help us restore the Great Pagoda, a landmark in the capital and one of the greatest examples of Chinese-inspired design anywhere in the world.

Volunteer with us

Volunteers support the palaces in many different ways. See what roles we have available and register your interest.

More about volunteering

Become a member

Explore and discover so much more about each of the six palaces with limitless visiting throughout the year.

Queen Charlotte's bedroom at Kew Palace with blue walls and a four poster bed plus a black chair

Queen Charlotte and Her Legacy: a study day

Discover the fascinating life of Queen Charlotte, wife of George III, during a study day at The National Archives, Kew and Kew Palace.