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Royal Botanic Gardens Kew

Royal Botanic Gardens Kew

Guided Tour, Sun 30 Jul - Fri 25 Aug 2017


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Learn more about the conservation work involved in the Pagoda project. Talk to experts on site, see their work from up close.

1 hour guided tour behind the scenes of the Pagoda conservation project. A unique opportunity to wear a hard hat, climb the exterior scaffold and get up close to the fabric of William Chambers Pagoda, and learn how our experts look after a 18th-century building.

Please note this event involves climbing on the external enclosed scaffold at considerable height on a busy building site. All participants must wear suitable footwear and clothing and consider their individual health needs.

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

Event details

Dates Times
Sun 30 Jul - Fri 25 Aug 2017 10:30 to 11:30 14:00 to 15:00


Ticket includes entrance to Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, access to Pagoda, guided tour on the site of the Pagoda conservation project.



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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.
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Parking: with charge


  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • 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