Adult learning event

We have a diverse and exciting learning programme, bringing our palaces to life for all adult audiences. Join us on a journey into these amazing palaces, where you’ll meet extraordinary characters, hear compelling tales and discover remarkable treasures.

Talks, workshops and events

We have a vibrant, ticketed public programme of learning events, including talks, debates, workshops and study days with historians, curators, conservators and more.

Our current talks and debates include Lucy Worsley and a panel of experts on Henry VIII’s long-awaited son at Hampton Court, a discussion about prisons and architecture at the Tower of London, and a peek behind-the-scenes of royal women and power dressing at Kensington Palace.

You can also listen to a collection of podcasts recorded live at our palaces.

Communities and groups

We are developing a range of talks, workshops, training and projects for communities and groups, helping participants gain a sense of belonging and helping us stay connected to our local audiences. Find out what we offer at the Tower of London, Hampton Court Palace, Banqueting House, Kensington Palace and Kew Palace.

Sensory Palaces health and wellbeing programme

Sensory Palaces is a unique health and wellbeing programme, combining historical storytelling with a multi-sensory approach. It aims to increase participants’ sense of wellbeing, belonging and confidence, supporting them to explore the stories of some of the greatest palaces ever built in an interactive and immersive way.

We are also currently exploring how we can broaden the use of sensory learning for to delight all audiences.

Find out more about the programme at the Tower of London, Hampton Court Palace, Banqueting House,  Kensington Palace and Kew Palace.



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