Christmas at Kew - Peak Tickets

Kew Gardens, Victoria Gate, Richmond TW9 3JR.

Be sure to select the right entry gate, date and time slot as we are not able to offer exchanges or refunds for unwanted tickets or tickets bought in error. Please note: This is a ticket for Christmas at Kew only and does not permit daytime entry to Kew Gardens. You can add on a discounted ticket to Kew Gardens at the next stage. Trails start between 4.20pm and 8pm. The Gardens close at 10pm

Select your date from the calendar below. Green = off peak Pink = peak

Admission Tickets

Ticket type Cost (face value)? Quantity
ADULT £26.50 (£26.50)
CHILD (4-15) £16.50 (£16.50)
CHILD (UNDER 4) £0.00 (£0.00)
FAMILY - £76 £19.00 (£19.00)
2 Adults + 2 Children 4-15 (please select additional tickets for children under 4).
ADULT CARER £0.00 (£0.00)
Carer of a disabled person goes free. Proof of disability may be requested. All patrons and members must have a valid ticket to gain entry to the event.

Car Parking

Ticket type Cost (face value)? Quantity
CAR PARKING (NATIONAL ARCHIVES) £10.00 (£10.00) Tickets not available
Limited car parking is available at the National Archives Car park through an exclusive partnership with Christmas at Kew. Access to the car park is available 40 minutes ahead of your Trail booking time. i.e. if your trail time is 5.30pm, you are able to access the car park from 4.50pm. The car park is accessed at Bessant Drive, just off of Mortlake Road and the postcode is TW9 4DU. This is a non-accessible option and the walking time to Victoria gate is
approximately 11 minutes. Cars must be removed from the car park by 10.45pm. Kew Gardens does not accept any liability for costs relating to non-removal of your car at the end of the evening click here to view a map of the car park location.

Christmas Dinner At The Botanical

Upgrade your evening with a festive dinner at The Botanical restaurant at Kew Gardens; advance booking only.

View the menu here

You must have first selected tickets for Christmas at Kew before buying the Christmas Dinner.

Choose between three sittings, with dinner before or after your trail:

5pm: Fuel your walk with our three-course meal. Best suited for a trail time slot of 6.30pm onwards.

6.30pm: Best suited for trails that start between 4.20 - 5.pm, or for any time from 7.30pm.

8pm: Finish off the evening in style. Best suited for time slots booked from 6.30pm. Please note: Timeslots to the trail booked at 8pm will not allow enough time for you to enjoy your meal after.

Let us know your dietary requirements at the end of the booking process.
Ticket type Cost (face value)? Quantity
ADULT XMAS DINNER AT THE BOTANICAL 5PM SITTING £32.75 (£32.75)
CHILD XMAS DINNER AT THE BOTANICAL 5PM SITTING £12.95 (£12.95)
ADULT XMAS DINNER AT THE BOTANICAL 6.30PM SITTING £32.75 (£32.75) Tickets not available
CHILD XMAS DINNER AT THE BOTANICAL 6.30PM SITTING £12.95 (£12.95) Tickets not available
ADULT XMAS DINNER AT THE BOTANICAL 8PM SITTING £32.75 (£32.75)
CHILD XMAS DINNER AT THE BOTANICAL 8PM SITTING £12.95 (£12.95)

Kew Gardens Day Entry

Complete your trip with a daytime visit to Kew Gardens with our special discounted ticket prices.
Please note: You will need to exit the Gardens before the start of the trail and re-enter at your designated gate and timeslot for Christmas at Kew.
Ticket type Cost (face value)? Quantity
ADULT - KEW GARDENS DAY ENTRY £10.00 (£10.00)
Grants entry to Kew Gardens between 10am - 3pm on the day of your visit to Christmas at Kew.
CHILD (4-15) - KEW GARDENS DAY ENTRY £3.00 (£3.00)
Grants entry to Kew Gardens between 10am - 3pm on the day of your visit to Christmas at Kew.
CHILD (UNDER 4) - KEW GARDENS DAY ENTRY £0.00 (£0.00)
Grants entry to Kew Gardens between 10am - 3pm on the day of your visit to Christmas at Kew.

Fairground Tokens

Enjoy our family fairground rides, located at the rear of Temperate House on the trail, suitable for adults and children of all ages. Rides include our Vintage Carousel, Helter Skelter, Swingboats and a Car and Train ride exclusively for smaller children.

Tokens are available for £3 each on the night or pre-book to collect on the night to get 6 tokens for £15

Please note these tokens do not include entry to the Christmas at Kew event. A separate ticket is required.

Only available for guests who already have Christmas at Kew tickets.

Please present your fairground voucher at the token booth at Temperate House fairground, to redeem your pre-paid tokens. Each token allows one ride per token.

Please note that the fairground closes at 9.45pm
Ticket type Cost (face value)? Quantity
FAIRGROUND TOKENS (6 FOR £15) £15.00 (£15.00)

* Handling and delivery fees may apply to your order  

More information about Christmas at Kew - Peak tickets

Ticket details

All tickets are subject to a single transaction charge of £2.
All guests, including children under 4yrs, must have their own valid ticket in order to gain entry into the event. You must bring either a printed copy or display the ticket on your phone.
Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.
Kew members may purchase up to 14 tickets at the discounted rate.
Disabled ticket holders are entitled to one free ticket for an essential carer or companion.
Tickets are available to purchase online until 2pm on the day of the event.
Filming and photography may be taken for promotional purposes at the event.

Want to know where to eat, park, use the toilet or more about the trail? Read our handy guide on everything you need to know about Christmas at Kew

Covid-19 (Coronavirus) notice

The safety and wellbeing of our visitors is our priority. We are continually monitoring and responding to the evolving pandemic guidance.
In order to maintain everyone's safety, we have:
• Added extra time slots to manage crowds
• Revised the trail route to manage the flow
• Implemented additional cleaning across the route every night
Should the event be cancelled, you will be notified and offered an alternative date or full refund.
If you are unable to attend due to government guidance, please contact seetickets.com to discuss your options.

Cancellations, exchanges and refunds

We are not able to offer refunds, duplicates or exchanges or unwanted tickets or tickets bought in error.

This is an outside event, and cancellations will not be offered in the event of poor weather.

If extreme, unsafe weather conditions force us to cancel the event, you will be offered an alternative date. We will communicate any cancellations by 2pm on the day of the event. You will be notified by email with your options.

Refunds are dealt with on a case-by-case basis. If you are due a refund, you must return the ticket to us within 28 days of the event date.

Contact seetickets.com to discuss any options.

We will review and further updates will be given in the normal course of our correspondence with you.

Visiting Kew Gardens

This ticket does not include entry to Kew Gardens during the daytime.

If you have a Christmas at Kew ticket, you add on a reduced-entry price ticket to visit Kew Gardens.

Please note: If you are including a visit to Kew Gardens in the daytime, you will need to exit the gardens at 3pm (last entry 2pm) and then re-enter the trail at your designated entry gate and time.

Find out more with our guide to everything you need to know about Christmas at Kew.