Important notice -

Wakehurst is open to visitors for fresh air, exercise and refreshments. Pre-booking essential. Indoor catering is open from 17 May. Please visit kew.org/wakehurst to book your time-slot.

Botanical garden with the world's largest seed conservation project


Things to see and do

A view of Wakehurst in Winter

Things to see and do at Wakehurst  

In the heart of Sussex, lies one of the most biodiverse places on Earth - Wakehurst, Kew's wild botanic garden, home to the UK’s largest conservation project, the Millennium Seed Bank and an Elizabethan Mansion. Make a day of it and immerse yourself in 200 hectares of ornamental gardens, woodlands and a nature reserve.