Historic Royal Palaces

We bring six extraordinary palaces and their stories to life.

We bring six extraordinary palaces and their stories to life.

Children run through the Hampton Court Palace Maze in the sunshine under a blue sky. Trees and other parkland can be seen in the background.

Summer family fun at Hampton Court Palace

Let the kids' curiosity and imagination run wild this summer at the magnificent and family-friendly Hampton Court Palace.

Jousting at Hampton Court Palace
Families Highlights

Cheer on the rival knights and soak up the spectacle of a Tudor joust as guests of Henry VIII.

14 July - 15 July 2018

Hampton Court Palace

11:00-16:30

Dancers jump in various poses in front of the White Tower at the Tower of London
Events Highlights

Storm the Tower along with more than 150 performers for a spectacular collision of music and dance this summer, inspired by the communities of East London.

18 July - 22 July 2018

Tower of London

Daily at 19:30

Food and drink at the Hampton Court Palace Good Food Festival 2017
Events Highlights

Join us for a summer celebration of food and drink in the iconic East Front Gardens at Hampton Court Palace.

25 August - 27 August 2018

Hampton Court Palace

10:00 - 18:00

Anne Boleyn looks at the camera under a gloomy sky in front of the White Tower.

Anne Boleyn Live at the Tower

Follow the tragic story of Anne Boleyn through her imprisonment, trial and execution at the Tower of London.

Votes and Voices: Acts of Defiance

Until 3 July 2018

A programme of live interpretation, events and workshops to mark the 100th anniversary of the Representation of the People Act 1918.

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.

Great Hall Private Dinner

Hire a venue

Host your prestigious event at one of the greatest palaces ever built.

Volunteer with us

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