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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February Half Term at Hampton Court Palace

13 - 21 February

Come and spend a day in the court of King Henry VIII. It is November 1541 and trouble is brewing for members of the Howard household. Try to stay out of trouble and keep your head as you meet characters from history and see the story unfold.

During your day at court, join in our fantastic family workshops where you can find out about Tudor fashion, dress up in fine clothes and make your very own Tudor hat!

For ages 4+ and their families
Included in palace admission price

Digital missions

Shhh … you are invited on a special mission! Download the free Time Explorers app to your iOS device and try our new digital missions for families at Hampton Court Palace.

Digital missions are interactive adventures played on an iOS device. Meet characters from history facing a tricky situation. Solve their problem by tackling a series of challenges that help you to explore the palace and find the answers you need.

Find out more about digital missions >

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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