Enjoy a wide range of daytime and evening events at the palace, including exhibitions, special activities, tours, talks and live performances. Many are included in the price of your ticket.
01 Jan 2015 - 31 Dec 2017
Buy your tickets in advance online to beat the queues and save money.
12 Feb 2015 - 01 Nov 2015
Help us animate 500 years of history
01 Oct 2015 - 14 Nov 2015
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Come along to one or all of our early years workshops to discover the fascinating stories of the palace
14 Oct 2015 - 14 Oct 2015
Hampton Court Palace
Jeffrey Hudson became famous as the "Queen's dwarf" and was considered one of the "wonders of the age". Join us as we explore a life of slavery, redemption, riches, and poverty.
31 Oct 2015 - 31 Oct 2015
Join us on Halloween for stories of ghostly apparitions and paranormal activity at Hampton Court Palace.
01 Nov 2015 - 28 Feb 2016
Join us for a 1¾ – 2 hours evening walking tour hearing stories of ghostly apparitions and paranormal activity at Hampton Court Palace.
04 Nov 2015 - 04 Nov 2015
Lord Hervey was a courtier to Queen Caroline. He is well-known for his detailed and frank memoirs of court, join us as we explore the life and gossip of Hervey’s life and writings.
11 Nov 2015 - 11 Nov 2015
William Somers won Henry VIII over with his wicked sense of humour and was offered a place as court jester. Join this talk to explore the life and folly of Britain’s best known fool.
14 Nov 2015 - 14 Nov 2015
19:00 and 20.45
The Great Hall, Hampton Court Palace
Find out more about the tourists, ghosts and servants who walk, haunt and work in the Palace in the first operatic performance of Under the Hammerbeam Roof. Written and performed by over 100 local adults with English Touring Opera.
18 Nov 2015 - 18 Nov 2015
Michael Faraday was one of our greatest chemists and physicists Join us as we explore this fascinating scientist’s life and work, and his significant contribution to electromagnetism and electrochemistry.
20 Nov 2015 - 04 Jan 2016
The ice rink returns to the palace
25 Nov 2015 - 25 Nov 2015
During the First World War Lady Baden-Powell began recruiting and organising Girl Guides in Sussex. Join this talk as we explore the determination of this intriguing character despite a backdrop of war and personal turmoil.
04 Dec 2015 - 06 Dec 2015
Join us at the palace’s first ever Festive Fayre in the beautiful courtyards.
05 Dec 2015 - 07 Dec 2015
06 Dec 2015 - 08 Dec 2015