Family activities

Family activities

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There's lots for families to see and do together at Hampton Court Palace.

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The Great Palace Quest

Saturday 27 May - Sunday 4 June

11:00 - 16:00

Become a Time Explorer and discover the stories of Hampton Court Palace by taking part in a fun filled, palace quest.

Collect your quest mission map at the palace, meet characters, learn the tricks of being in the Tudor court, solve puzzles and create your own piece of the past.

Aimed at 5 - 11 years, children must be accompanied at all times.

Story Time

Last Saturday of every month beginning in June

11:30, 12:30, 14:30 and 15:30

Enjoy a well known story in the comfort of the palace and join in with themed toys.

Aimed at 3 - 7 years olds, children must be accompanied at all times.

Digital Missions

Download the free 'Time Explorers' app to your mobile device before you visit and try our new digital missions for families at Hampton Court Palace.

Digital Missions are interactive adventures played on mobile device. Meet characters from history, explore all around you, do challenges and win a badge!

Find out how to download the app >

Family trails

Packed with fun quizzes, activities, facts and illustrations, our free family trails are the perfect way to explore Hampton Court Palace as a family. Hard copies are available at the palace's Information Centre after you have purchased your tickets. When you've completed one, bring it back for a prize!

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