Opening and closing times

Information on seasonal hours and planned closures

Information on seasonal hours and planned closures

Updated 25 March. In line with Public Health England guidance, we have taken the decision to close all six of our palaces and gardens until 31st May. We will be reviewing this and will keep you updated. Please read our statement for further information. Read our statement

Find out when you can visit


Summer (03 April - 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)

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

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


Winter (01 October - 02 April)

Kew Palace, the Kitchens and Queen Charlotte's Cottage

Kew Palace, the Kitchens and Queen Charlotte's Cottage are now closed for the winter season.

The Great Pagoda

The Great Pagoda is closed for the winter season.

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

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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