From
To

20 recommendations for you

Father Christmas looks at a mince pie in his hand in front of a large Christmas tree and dressed in green robes. He is wearing a wreath.
Families Tours and talks

Join Lord and Lady Arthur Hill as they prepare for a festive bazaar and plan their musical entertainment in 1895.

28 November to 23 December 2018

Hillsborough Castle

10:00-16:00

Included in palace admission (members go free)

A Yeoman Warder adjusts his medals on his bright red traditional uniform
Highlights Tours and talks

Discover captivating stories of pain and passion, treachery and torture on the Yeoman Warder tours at the Tower of London.

Daily

Tower of London

Included in palace admission (members go free)

Regimental guards surround the Chief Yeoman Warder as they stand outside the Bloody Tower in the Ceremony of the Keys at the Tower of London
Highlights Tours and talks

Be part of this ancient tradition, which has taken place every night for at least 700 years in the Ceremony of the Keys at the Tower of London.

Daily

Tower of London

21:30-22:05

Free (advanced booking required)

The Tower of London, looking north-west. Showing two female visitors using the digital audio guide tour devices.
Tours and talks

Explore deeper with the Tower of London audio guide tour. Discover extra information about the Tower's history, plan your day and find out more about our cafés and shops.

Daily

Tower of London

Throne Room with silk green damask walls, wooden floor and large rug. Two red and gold Chairs of State, or 'thrones' are situated at the far end of the room. Gold-framed paintings of landscapes adorn the walls and three large chandeliers hang above.
Things to see Tours and talks

Discover elegant State Rooms still used by the royal family on a guided tour of Hillsborough Castle.

Daily

Hillsborough Castle

First tour: 10:00, final tour: 15:00

Included in palace admission (members go free)

A ghost tour guide stands on the Silverstick Stairs of Hampton Court Palace at night. A ghost representing Jane Seymour appears behind him.
Events Tours and talks

Discover stories of spooky apparitions and paranormal activity on an evening ghost tour of Hampton Court Palace.

Dates in November, January and February (sold out)

Hampton Court Palace

Separate ticket (advanced booking required)

A Yeoman Warder stands outside the White Tower during a Twilight Tour or the Tower.
Tours and talks

Dare you visit the Tower at night and take one of our Twilight Tours? Discover secrets of the Tower's history with exclusive after-hours access.

Selected Sundays in November-April

Tower of London

19:00

Separate ticket (advanced booking required)

Fountain Court, looking west. The courtyard fountain can just be seen through an archway on the left.
Member only Tours and talks

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.

22 November and 22 December 2018, 18 January and 16 February 2019

Hampton Court Palace

11:00 and 14:00

Free

Main Hall at Banqueting House with red canopy of state and the Rubens ceiling showing at one end
Tours and talks

Join us in the Main Hall of Banqueting House for our Hidden History talks, interpreted by our British Sign Language (BSL) interpreters.

First Saturday of every month

Banqueting House

Included in palace admission (members go free)

Tours and talks

Discover how the Victorians shaped Christmas in this talk with our social historians.

06, 13, 15, 20 December 2018

Kensington Palace

Every day at 11:00, 12:00, 14:00 and 15:00

Included in palace admission (members go free)

Visitors and live interpreters during the Hillsborough Castle Christmas celebrations in 2017
Families Tours and talks

Between Christmas and Twelfth Night the world turns topsy-turvy as the old year makes way for the new!

27-30 December 2018

Hillsborough Castle

10:00-16:00

Included in palace admission (members go free)

Photograph of the White Tower from the front
Tours and talks

Descriptive tours of the Jewel House and White Tower are available to visually impaired and blind visitors.

Selected dates - advance booking is required

Tower of London

Included in palace admission (members go free)