Plan your winter escape with a visit to Kew’s 23rd annual Orchids Festival, where you can bask in the tropical paradise of the Princess of Wales Conservatory.
Immerse yourself in a celebration of Thailand’s vibrant colours, culture, and magnificent plant life. Enjoy our colourful floral displays, including a bright Vanda tunnel and arches decorated with orchids.
li>Admire handcrafted Thai umbrellas, an exquisite Bang Pa-In inspired orchid palace and a special Thai cart on loan from Thailand’s embassy in London.
Learn about the significance of orchids in Thai cuisine, medicine and culture.
Find out how Kew scientists are involved in describing and naming orchids, as well as helping to save endangered plant species.
Discover more by joining our tours, talks, courses and other orchid-related activities – or indulge yourself with an intimate evening visit during our popular Orchids Lates.