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.
24 May 2013 - 24 May 2013
For those aged 18 and over only
See the Baroque palace in a more intimate light and hear the scandalous stories of life in the Baroque court.
25 May 2013 - 27 May 2013
Find out how royal illness changed history, with a number of exciting and interactive activities, including the chance to become a surgeon's apprentice, have a smallpox ‘makeover’, and meet historical medical characters.
Kew Palace: The Royal Kitchens
Join the cooks in the Royal Kitchens at Kew
Spring Bank Holiday weekend
Pack your hamper and bring your picnic blanket for a fun family event in the East Front Gardens.
25 May 2013 - 26 May 2013
15.30, 18.30 and 21.00* (*except Sundays)
Tower of London: New Armouries
Tickets bookable through Red Rose chain, not Historic Royal Palaces.
See an extraordinary new play inside the awesome setting of the Tower of London.
Celebrate the opening of our new Mint Street exhibiton by observing the workings of the Royal Mint when it was at the Tower a long time ago!
Hampton Court Palace: Hampton Court Palace Green
The Foodies Festival is back on Hampton Court Palace Green
26 May 2013 - 01 Jun 2013
11.00 - 16.00
Tower of London: the arches opposite the Raven's Shop
Recreate the frenzy of the Mint and design your own currency; become a coiner and mint your own Tudor halfgroat, then create a medieval money purse to keep it safe!
26 May 2013 - 26 May 2013
28 May 2013 - 02 Jun 2013
Join us over the May half term for family friendly activities themed around royal doctors and medicine.
28 May 2013 - 28 May 2013
Historian, Linda Porter, examines Mary's life and death, her reign and her relationships in this revealing evening talk.
28 May 2013 - 07 Jul 2013
Step back in time and find out more about the lives of the men who lived and worked at the Mint.
30 May 2013 - 30 May 2013
Jamie McCarthy's workshop explores the history of gilding and gives you the chance to work with gold leaf.
31 May 2013 - 31 May 2013
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