Opening and closing times

Information on seasonal hours and planned closures

Information on seasonal hours and planned closures

Find out when you can visit

Kew Palace is open for the 2018 summer season. 


Summer (29 March - 30 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)


Winter (01 October - 28 March)

Kew Palace is closed during winter.

Kew Gardens closures

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

Visit the Kew Gardens website

Explore what's on

A Georgian cook in red and white overalls prepares food in the Royal Kitchens at Kew Palace
Things to see

Get a fascinating insight into Georgian life at Kew Palace in the Royal Kitchens, preserved as they were in 1818.

Open daily

Princess Elizabeth's bed alcove with a reconstruction of her bed in gold and red fabric, in her bedroom at Kew Palace
Highlights Things to see

Wander the intimate bedrooms of Princesses Elizabeth, Augusta and Amelia, daughters of George III, at Kew Palace.

Open daily

Things to see

Recreated using Madame Tussaud’s original mould, this glorious full colour bust of George III can be seen at Kew Palace.

Open daily