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Royal Botanic Gardens Kew

Royal Botanic Gardens Kew

Outdoor Event, Fri 28 Oct 2016


Kew Gardens

020 8332 5655



Also at this Venue

Events at this Venue

date event
Sat 2 Jul - Sun 30 Oct Bee films
Thu 27 - Sun 30 Oct Celebrating Capability Brown’s 300th Birthday
Wed 17 Sep - Sun 5 Mar Flora Japonica exhibition
Thu 27 - Sun 30 Oct Horse and transplanter tours
Fri 1 Jul - Fri 28 Oct Meet Kew's Experts: bees
Sat 18 Jun - Fri 23 Dec Pollination Trail


Come and see our expert tree team plant a Liriodendron tulipifera (tulip tree) at the Palm House end of Pagoda Vista. Matthew Biggs (Radio 4 Gardeners' Question Time) will be helping us plant the tree as well as talking us through the process of planting trees and providing aftercare.

Coach parties acceptedDisabled accessDisabled toiletsFacilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPostboxPublic toiletsWheelchairs available

Event details

Dates Times
Fri 28 Oct 2016 12:00


See website for details

Meet at the Palm House end of Pagoda Vista



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Map reference: TQ 187773  Lat: 51.48254 Long: -0.29120

Public transport is very convenient and there is limited parking. Victoria Gate, the principal gate, is on Kew Road (A307) and is a 7 minute walk from Kew Gardens Station.
Tube : Kew Gardens
Train : Kew Gardens and Kew Bridge
Bus: 65, 237, 267, 391
Car:Coming from the south or west on the A316 or M3 motorway (which becomes the A316) turn left at the Richmond roundabout onto Kew Road (A307). You will see the Pagoda to your left - park in a permitted place, alongside the Gardens, on Kew Road.
For further information visit

Parking: with charge


  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • PostboxPostbox
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available