Closures and Notices
20th to 23rd March: The Cumberland Art Gallery will be closed to enable the next artwork rotation to take place.
Until 31st March: The Mantegna Gallery will be closed for conservation and representation work.
Please note that the Tennis Court in the gardens and the Magic Garden are both only open to visitors during summer months. The Magic Garden reopens on 1st April 2017.
The Magic Garden will be closed for maintenance and upkeep on the following dates in 2017:
- Monday 8th May
- Monday 19th June
- Monday 11th September
Free Entry to the Formal Gardens
Free entry to the formal gardens: We offer free access to the palace’s East Front Gardens between the hours of 9am and 10am throughout the year. In addition to this daily opening, there are an additional nine days of free access to the Palace’s formal gardens during the palace’s summer season in 2017:
- National Garden Open Day: We will be opening the East and South Front Gardens free of charge on 1st August each year in conjunction with the National Gardens Scheme.
- Hampton Court Palace Flower Show: We will be opening the East and South Front Gardens for the duration of the Hampton Court Palace Flower Show: 4th–9th July
- Open House Weekend: We will be opening the East and South Front Gardens for the duration of Open House Weekend: 16th–17th September