Historic Royal Palaces
Get an expert’s guide of what there is to see and do at each palace with one of our State Apartment Warders at Hampton Court.
2 August, 1 September, 27 September 2018
Hampton Court Palace
11:00 and 14:00
Explore the diverse history and development of Kensington Palace garden in an award-winning walking tour.
01 May - 29 September 2018
Experience Life Below Stairs at Henry VIII's court as you meet the yeomen, laundresses, barbers, sergeants of the cellars and women of the nursery.
04 May - 02 September 2018
See the stunning views from the roof of Hampton Court Palace.
22 July, 28 July, 5 August, 11 August, 19 August, 28 August, 2 September, 8 September 2018
14:00 and 16:00 (approx. 1 hour)
The palace is a flurry of activity ahead of Henry VIII's marriage treaty with Anne of Cleves. But will the King's mood upset weeks of planning?
29 June - 02 September 2018, Thursday- Monday
11:30, 12:30 and 15:30
Are you aged 16-24? We are looking for young actors to form an integral part of an innovative, immersive performance at Hampton Court Palace.
12 June - 09 August 2018
Member-only access to the traditional locking up of the Tower of London, the Ceremony of the Keys.
15 July (sold out), 19 August (sold out) and 16 September (sold out) 2018
Tower of London
View Henry VIII's royal tennis courts, built in the 1520s and used regularly by the King and his courtiers.
Explore the most infamous prison at the Tower of London and learn about the intriguing stories that inspired its name.
The Annual International Real Tennis event returns to Hampton Court to celebrate this ancient game, played by Henry VIII.
17 July - 22 July 2018
Step inside the Little Banqueting House at Hampton Court and enter the early 18th-century world of William III.
17 (10.30 tour sold out) and 18 July, 24 July, 25 July, 28 August 2018
10:30 and 12:30
Join Siobhan Clarke at the Banqueting Hall for an exclusive tour of this revolutionary building.
21 (sold out) and 27 July (sold out) 31 July (sold out) 28 August, 31 August 2018
Starting promptly in the Undercroft at 10:30 and 12:00