Chelsea Physic Garden



Chelsea Physic Garden

66 Royal Hospital Road
+44 (0)20 7352 5646
Public transport:
Walk along Royal Hospital Walk


Find peace and tranquility in this beautiful botanical garden that was founded by the worshipful Society of Apothecaries in 1673, making it the second oldest of its kind in England.

What is there to see at the Chelsea Physic Garden?

Within the three and a half acres of this charming English garden, you’ll find one of the oldest rock gardens in Europe, a herb garden with culinary and medicinal plants, botanical order beds, glasshouses, rare plants and tender species; as well as the largest outdoor olive tree in Britain.

How much are tickets to the Chelsea Physic Garden?

Tickets to the Chelsea Physic Garden cost £10 for adults and £6.50 for Students and Young People (ages 5-21) with concession and family tickets also available.

For maximum flexibility book a Chelsea Physic Garden Flexiticket which is valid for three months from purchase.

What events are at the Chelsea Physic Garden?

This special venue hosts many seasonal events, talks and workshops throughout the year.

Fun family events have included Painting with Plants and Kids Lab: Hairy Flowers and Fuzzy Plants. While adults can learn all about the medicinal value of plants at a Living Medicine workshop, covering everything from coughs and colds to improving your sleep.

There's also an opportunity to unwind at the garden's monthly Yoga sessions that are held every Monday.

Discover what's on at the Chelsea Physic Garden here. 

Prices and opening times

Child Ticket From £10.00 per ticket
Family ticket (2 adults + 3 children) From £36.00 per ticket
Concession Ticket From £6.50 per ticket
Child under 5 Free
Adult Ticket From £10.00 per ticket

Concessions include students and unemployed.

Opening Times

Sunday-Friday: 11am-4pm

Saturday: CLOSED

Friends of Chelsea Physic Garden are welcome to enter the Garden from 10am, an hour before visitors.