Encounters With The Tudors

Encounters With The Tudors

Experience what is was like to be a Tudor at Henry VIII's court as Hampton Court is brought to life with live performances each season.


Explore the perils and intrigues of life as a Tudor with courtiers in the royal apartments, cooks in the kitchens and perhaps even the king himself or one of his six wives.

See the 'What's on' pages to discover more details.



  1. Rough guide to Henry's palace
    Come and explore Henry's favourite home and step back in time.
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  2. Fun and games
    Make your own gown, hat or kirtle for King Henry VIII's wedding celebrations.
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The West Front at Hampton Court Palace

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