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Royal Botanic Gardens with Richmond Creative Event Catering


Kew Gardens, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, offers a variety of magnificent venues set against a backdrop of pic-turesque beauty...

Cambridge Cottage- is an elegant former royal residence, set within its own private gardens. With two large function rooms, it is perfect for daytime meetings and also evening receptions and dinners. The Georgian Drawing Room is also licensed for civil ceremonies and civil partnerships of up to 80 guests.

Orangery- the magnificent eighteenth-century Orangery is one of Kew's most striking venues. It is situated close to the main entrance of Kew with stunning views of the surrounding landscape. Guests can be welcomed with a drinks reception on the terrace and Orangery lawn before enjoying a dinner dance for up to 200 guests. The Orangery is available for evening hire and is a great choice for wedding receptions, corporate parties and gala dinners.

The Temperate House- is Kew's flagship venue, it is perfect for extravagant evening events with a real wow factor. Guests are wined and dined among tropical plants and trees in the largest surviving Victorian glasshouse in the world.

Princess of Wales Conservatory- famed for its rare orchid collections and free roaming Chinese Water Dragons, the Princess of Wales Conservatory offers a unique, Kew glasshouse event experience and may be exclusively hired in addition with another Kew venue.

Marquee Site- A serviceable marquee site is available for hire to accommodate large daytime and evening events. Situated in a secluded corner of the Gardens, the marquee site overlooks a lake, creating the perfect setting for an exquisite event.

Hospitality – Kew Gardens along with Richmond Creative Event Catering have a professional, innovative and experienced team who pride themselves on meticulous planning, attention to detail and a truly personal service.

Flexible – the various venues at Kew can be hired independently or as a combination to suit your individual event requirements.

Convenient - situated within walking distance of Kew Bridge train station on a direct line to Waterloo and the Kew Gardens district line underground station. Easily accessible from Heathrow airport via the A4.

All profits go towards Kew's plant conservation & scientific work.

Kew has environmental accreditation ISO14001 & and both Kew and Richmond Creative Event Catering are working towards Sustainable Event Management BS8901.


Venues Individual Room Capacities

Name Reception Sit Down Theatre Area in m2
Cambridge Cottage  170 80 100 -
Marquee Site  600 400 500 -
Orangery  400 200 - -
Prince of Wales Conservatory  250 - - -
The Temperate House  400 200 - -




Disabled Access

No Smoking

Outside Area

Outside Caterers

Riverside Location / Views


Screening Room(s)


Contact Details

Royal Botanic Gardens with Richmond Creative Event Catering