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Spring at Kew Gardens

Thousands of spring colours, two magical months, one place to see them

Witness awakening beauty at Kew

Spring sees layers of colour spread across the Gardens. As wildlife returns and trees and flowers come alive, it's an enchanting time to visit Kew, with a photo opportunity at every turn.

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Looking good now

Planning to visit this week? Here is the top pick of spring bulbs currently in flower at Kew.

Queen Charlotte's Cottage

Bluebells carpet the Woodland area at Kew and are particularly striking in the grounds of Queen Charlotte's Cottage.

Queen Charlotte's Cottage

Cherry Walk. Spring.
Cherry Walk

Don't miss the stunning Cherry Walk now in bloom. It runs from the Rose Garden behind the Palm House to King William’s Temple, and then on to the Temperate House.

Cherry Walk

A close up of a magnolia at Kew Gardens


Don't miss the magnificent magnolias. You can find over 250 types across the Gardens, in particular near Elizabeth Gate entrance, Victoria Gate, and near the Kew Gardens Gallery.

Victoria Gate

Bright pink spring magnolia buds


Several varieties of camellia are in flower across the Gardens and can be found along the path from Victoria Gate to the Shirley Sherwood Gallery. 

Shirley Sherwood

Davies Alpine House

Exotic bulbs

Visit the Davies Alpine house, which has changing displays of unusual and exotic bulbs between March and May. 

Davies Alpine House

Spring comes alive at Kew

Watch what happens as spring takes over 

What's on at Kew this spring

This spring we have exhibitions, walks and tours of the Gardens, plus a behind-the-scenes tour of the Tropical Nursery. Find out what is on at Kew this spring.

What's on at Kew


These are just some of the beautiful spring photos shared by visitors on Instagram. 

Visit Kew this week to see Kew coming alive with the colours of spring.