Waterlily House, Richmond-upon-Thames

4.8
#8 of 8 in Parks in Richmond-upon-Thames
Garden · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
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  • In my opinion, the most spectacular Chiculy’s glass sculptures are on display in the Waterlily House. Huge glass white lilies gracefully blend in with little blooming lilies in the round pond...  more »
  • This is a very small house and I have had mixed experiences. The Chihuly displays were fantastic and well worth the queue. In the deep winter the house is closed so you will be disappointed. The...  more »
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  • Waterlily House is a small, but charming greenhouse Kew Gardens. Inside there is a pond of about 15 metres in diameter containing as the name of the glasshouse suggests, waterlilies, but also lotus, ferns, papyrus and others that I've got no chance of identifying. The pond is surrounded by a perimeter of maybe half a metre wide to walk around and the pat is covered with all sorts of plants hanging from the ceiling. Everything looks so perfect, you'll have no trouble finding a postcard picture perfect photo.
  • Stunning little place, extremely humid so visit on a day you can tolerate it. However, worth the display of so many water lilies, but many other plants too.
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