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Orchids Festival


Enjoy a celebration of Thailand's vibrant plant life and culture at Kew's Orchids Festival. 10 February to 11 March 2018.


Plan your winter escape with a visit to Kew's 23rd annual Orchids Festival, where you can bask in the tropical paradise of the Prices of Wales Conservatory.


- Immerse yourself in a celebration of Thailand's vibrant colours, culture, and magnificient plant life.

- 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.


Visitors to the first-ever show inspired by Thailand will be welcomed by a colourful extravaganza, with Thai Airways' passengers who show their boarding passes on entry to Kew Gardens qualifying for a 25% discount. The festival runs from 10 February to 11 March 2018.


For more information please visit the Kew Gardens website