Get set for some scientific fun at the Kew Science Festival…
Looking forward to having fun this summer? Then you won’t want to miss this year’s Kew Science Festival! Packed with awesome activities, visitors can enjoy being a scientist for the day with epic interactive experiments, fascinating demonstrations, and special behind‐the‐scenes tours.
Find out how to be a honey detective, get up close to a giant fungus, and journey to the far reaches of the Earth with Google’s 360‐degree virtual reality goggles. Plus, meet Kew’s top scientists and find out what they’re doing to protect rare and threatened plants and fungi across the globe!
This year’s festival is celebrating our planet’s plant life. Check out some of the amazing rare plants at Kew…
Old Man Live Forever (Pelargonium cotyledonis)
This plant gets its name from its slow growth and ability to survive tricky conditions!
Bloody Bellflower (Nesocodon mauritianus)
This rare species is named after its bell-shaped flowers and bright red nectar, which looks like drops of blood!