Kew Palace

Glimpse inside an intimate royal family retreat

Unused from Queen Charlotte’s death in 1818 through to their recent restoration, the Royal Kitchens offer a fascinating insight into Georgian life at Kew Palace.

Open daily

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

15 June - 10 August 2017

2 hours

Behind the scenes of the Pagoda conservation project at Kew Palace.

25 July - 25 August 2017

10.30-11.30 and 14.00-15.00

Family activities

Blue Peter ‘Design a Dragon’ competition winners

Find out which talented young artist’s dragon design will be carved into life on the Great Pagoda.

Visit Kew Palace

Discover the hidden palace in Kew Gardens.

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.