Historic Royal Palaces

We bring six extraordinary palaces and their stories to life.

We bring six extraordinary palaces and their stories to life.

Young boy looking towards the imperial state crown in the Crown Jewels exhibition

Lose yourself in the Crown Jewels

Discover the treasures that united the kingdom, secured in London's castle, the Tower of London.

Children dressed as knights at the Tower of London

Come to the Tower of London this February half term and join our Knight School. Train as pages then squires, until at last you are worthy to become Knights of the Tower!

10-18 February 2018

Tower of London

Families Events
Grace-and-favour residents in Clock Court at Hampton Court Palace

It is 1914 and the palace has been closed for months because of the threat of attack by militant suffragettes. Now it has reopened but the danger has not gone away.

08 January - 09 February 2018

Hampton Court Palace

Events Tours and talks

11:00, 12:45, 14:30

Performer during Long Live Queen James! event at Banqueting House

Enter the world of King James and his male favourites in this raucous, risqué and frankly fabulous adult evening event.

9 February 2018

Banqueting House


19.00 - 23.00

Girl walks up staircase at Hampton Court Palace

Step back in time for half price

2 January - 9 February 2018

Enjoy half price entry when you book online to visit Hampton Court Palace this winter.

Our monument, your moment

Celebrate your love at the magnificent historic royal palaces.

Support us

We are a charity and there's several ways you can support us.

Become a member

Join us to explore and discover so much more about each of our six palaces with limitless visiting throughout the year.

Family looking at artist pigments

Learning and engagement

We put audiences at the heart of everything we do. Come with us on a journey of learning, discovery and participation. 

Volunteer with us

Volunteers support the palaces in many different ways. See what roles we have available and register your interest.