Historic Royal Palaces
Wander the intimate bedrooms of Princesses Elizabeth, Augusta and Amelia, daughters of George III, at Kew Palace.
Discover a queen's rustic country retreat in the grounds of Kew Palace with a visit to Queen Charlotte’s Cottage.
Open weekends and bank holidays
Recreated using Madame Tussaud’s original mould, this glorious full colour bust of George III can be seen at Kew Palace.
See Queen Charlotte's chair and bedroom conserved as they were during her lifetime on the request of Queen Victoria.
Discover the stories behind George III's private retreat with a private guided tour of Kew Palace with our costumed hosts.
Tours must be booked in advance (subject to availability)
Tour the East Front Gardens in 19th-century style in the Tudor Rose and meet our magnificent shire horses.
Hampton Court Palace
See The Triumphs of Caesar, one of the great treasures of the Royal Collection, in the Mantegna Gallery at Hampton Court Palace.
10:30-13:00 and 14:00-17:00
Discover the ornamental lawns, meandering waterways, peaceful woodlands and picturesque glens that surround Hillsborough Castle.
Discover elegant State Rooms still used by the royal family on a guided tour of Hillsborough Castle.
Get behind the scenes when Kew Palace is closed and see the wonders of this little gem in the peaceful evening.
30 August, 13 September 2018
Doors open at 18.45 for a 19.00 start
Come to Kew Palace out of hours and discover the hidden secrets of this intriguing palace.
16 August and 20 September 2018