The world’s greatest glasshouse.
Kew’s Temperate House is the largest Victorian glasshouse in the world, and home to some of the world’s rarest and most threatened plants.
Explore the rich and varied plant life – you’ll find 1,500 species from temperate regions around the world.
The Temperate House first opened to the public in 1863 and is the largest Victorian glasshouse in the world.
Throughout its history, the Temperate House has been home to some of Kew’s most fascinating and noteworthy plants.
The Temperate House has been closed for five years for Kew’s largest renovation project and will reopen on 5 May 2018.