Adult learning event

We have a diverse and exciting learning programme, which brings our palaces to life for everyone. Join us on a journey into these amazing palaces, where you’ll meet extraordinary characters, hear compelling tales and discover remarkable treasures.

Culture Breaks and Study Days

Join us for an exclusive holiday based on a variety of exciting themes from the Palaces. We also host a range of study days where you will have the opportunity to learn in-depth about history, fashion, food, art and much more from our experts.

Free Online Course

Historic Royal Palaces is running its first online course in collaboration with the University of Reading to explore some of the most exciting stories relating to the monarchy and the amazing palaces where these stories took place. This free online course looks into the history of royal food and feasting.



Leading the sector with ground breaking research, click here to find out about the upcoming conferences Historic Royal Palaces will be hosting.


Talks and Debates

Explore each Palace through a series of vibrant thematic talks, debates, brunch time lectures and panel discussions with historians, curators, conservators and more. You can also listen to a collection of podcasts recorded live at our palaces.

Immersive Experiences

Delve into unique immersive experiences at the Tower of London where you can take part in after-hours drawing workshops and interactive digital story-telling events that blur lines between history and reality.


Communities and Groups

We work with various communities and groups in and around London. Find out more about our access scheme programme, Build Your Own Discovery, at Kensington Palace and our dementia friendly programme, Sensory Palaces, at Hampton Court Palace.


Special Events

Join us this February for a pub quiz with a difference! The Palace Pub Quiz will be taking place on 3rd February at Banqueting House. We will also be hosting three Exhibition Lates where visitors will have the chance to explore Diana: Her Fashion Story after hours.


SPAB Master Classes

We have teamed up with the Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings (SPAB) to bring specialised master classes across our palaces.

Conserving Historic Buildings will focus on practical workshops intended for those who work professionally with historic buildings.




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