Guided Tour

Make the most of your visit

Make the most of your visit

Updated 12 June. As a result of the Coronavirus global pandemic, we have taken the difficult decision to close Kew Palace until March 2021. We apologise for any disappointment this may cause. Please read our statement



Ticketing information

All visitors require a Kew Gardens admission ticket. To book a guide for your visit to Kew Palace please contact [email protected]

Separate ticket (advance booking required)

Kew Palace ticket information

Make the most of your visit and experience Kew Palace with the help of one of our knowledgeable costumed hosts.

Tours are available for the palace only, or the palace and Royal Kitchens combined - and can be delivered either during opening hours, or for a more exclusive experience you could book for an out of hours tour.

Advance booking is necessary, and at least three weeks notice is recommended. Tours are subject to availability.

Please note: guided tour prices are in addition to your Kew Gardens admission ticket. 

Booking information

During open hours

  • Palace only (1 hour): £6.00 per person. Maximum group number 25. Minimum charge per group: £90.00
  • Palace and Royal Kitchens (1.5 hour): £8.00 per person. Maximum group number 25. Minimum charge per group: £120.00

To book: contact the palace team on [email protected] with your preferred date and time and the number of people in your group. 

Please note: you will need to purchase a Kew Gardens admission ticket to access Kew Palace. 

After hours

For a more exclusive experience for your group, we offer an after-hours tour, where you can add a drinks reception in our fantastic Great Kitchen to make it a more regal experience.

To discuss your bespoke event, contact our team on [email protected]