Opening and closing times

Information on seasonal hours and planned closures

Information on seasonal hours and planned closures

Find out when you can visit


Summer (05 April - 29 September)

Kew Palace & The Royal Kitchens
10:30–17:30 (Last admission: 17:00)

Queen Charlotte’s Cottage
Weekends and summer Bank Holidays
11:00–16:00 (Last admission: 15:50)

The Great Pagoda
10:30-17:30 (Last admission: 17:00)


Winter (30 September - 02 April)

Kew Palace, the Great Pagoda, the Kitchens and Queen Charlotte's Cottage are closed during the winter season.

The Great Pagoda - open October 2019
Weekends 

  • 5 - 6 October (11:00 - 16:30) 
  • 12 - 13 October (11:00 - 16:30) 
  • 19 - 20 October (11:00 - 16:30) 

Half term 

  • 21 October - 3 November (11:00 - 15:00)

Kew Gardens closures

Kew Garden closures will affect your visit. Please check garden closures before your visit on the Royal Botanic Gardens Kew website.

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