Historic Royal Palaces

We bring six extraordinary palaces and their stories to life.

We bring six extraordinary palaces and their stories to life.

Illustration of the Tower of London with medieval knights and a maiden in the foreground.

Go Medieval at the Tower

04-06 August 2018

Enjoy sword fighting knights, hands-on crafts, have-a-go crossbow, live performances and more, all in the Tower moat!

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

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

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

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

05 May – 30 August 2018

Tower of London

11:00 and 14:00

The Great Pagoda in Kew Gardens, shown in front of a bright blue sky surrounded by green trees

The Great Pagoda at Kew

Open daily

See The Great Pagoda at Kew Palace, now returned to its 18th-century splendour.

An exterior photo of the South facade of Hillsborough Castle on a sunny September day. Framed by greenery.

Hillsborough Castle

Open daily

100 acres of breathtaking gardens await as you discover Hillsborough Castle’s unique royal and political history.

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.