image for Guided Walk item typeCapability Brown's work at Kew Gardens at Royal Botanic Gardens Kew

Royal Botanic Gardens Kew

Royal Botanic Gardens Kew

Guided Walk, Sat 29 - Sun 30 Oct 2016


Kew Gardens

020 8332 5655



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Sat 2 Jul - Sun 30 Oct Bee films
Wed 17 Sep - Sun 5 Mar Flora Japonica exhibition
Fri 1 Jul - Fri 28 Oct Meet Kew's Experts: bees
Sat 18 Jun - Fri 23 Dec Pollination Trail
Sat 23 Jul - Fri 23 Dec Pollination Trail
Fri 24 Oct - Tue 1 Nov Save Kew's spices from The Great Spice Heist!


Chris Sumner, a Capability Brown expert, will be taking visitors on a guided tour around Brown’s work here at Kew. He will be pointing out some beautiful cedar trees that Brown planted, talking about the excavation of the ‘Hollow Walk’ (now called the Rhododendron Dell), and showing Brown's masterpiece which is the view to Syon House.

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

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 29 - Sun 30 Oct 2016 11:00 14:00


See website for details

Meet at the information tent outside the Nash Conservatory. First come first served basis (maximum 25 people)



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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