Tucked away beside the Thames, Chelsea Physic Garden is the oldest botanic garden in London and houses around 5,000 different medicinal, herbal, edible, and useful plants. Read more
You can help restore our remarkable Victorian glasshouses for future generations.
Our project will safeguard the glasshouses and conserve our important plant collections
We are looking for enthusiastic people who can commit a regular amount of time each month to join our volunteer team and give valuable support to the Garden.
From just £39* a Friends' Membership subscription gives you access to Chelsea Physic Garden and four other partner gardens, and helps preserve this historic garden for future generations.
There is no doubt that plants and nature can be a powerful aid in maintaining good health. Come and find out how to give yourself and your health a helping hand.
Chelsea Physic Garden and the Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust (RB&H) have joined together to present The Art & Healing Power of Plants, a showcase of work that intertwines botanical art, medicine and plants. The exhibition runs until 30th August.
The Physic Garden Café offers a relaxed and welcoming space, with simple fresh cuisine. The daily menu of interesting brunch options, a varied lunch menu and seasonal daily changing specials, is complemented by a wide range of cakes and full afternoon tea. There is an extensive wine list plus botanical cocktails, mocktails and juices.
We are honoured to welcome novelist, broadcaster and Newsnight presenter Kirsty Wark to the Garden as our "Secret Gardener"
We are honoured to welcome novelist, broadcaster and Newsnight presenter Kirsty Wark to the Garden as our "Secret Gardener" Read more
Identify trees more easily and get to know more about special specimens within the Garden, beginning in the classroom with a practical session studying leaves and other details of trees followed by a tree walk in the Garden to put into practice all you have learned. With Letta Jones, Lecturer in Horticulture and Garden History. Read more
Join us as Anne Morrison – Chair of BAFTA’s International Committee – talks to TV Dr Michael Mosley about our ‘Food is Medicine’ theme and his fascinating life-journey from doctor to television presenter. Read more