Historic Royal Palaces
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
Included in palace admission (members go free)
Discover captivating stories of pain and passion, treachery and torture on the Yeoman Warder tours at the Tower of London.
Tower of London
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.
Free (advanced booking required)
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.
Discover elegant State Rooms still used by the royal family on a guided tour of Hillsborough Castle.
First tour: 10:00, final tour: 15:00
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)
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
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
11:00 and 14:00
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
Discover how the Victorians shaped Christmas in this talk with our social historians.
06, 13, 15, 20 December 2018
Every day at 11:00, 12:00, 14:00 and 15:00
Between Christmas and Twelfth Night the world turns topsy-turvy as the old year makes way for the new!
27-30 December 2018
Descriptive tours of the Jewel House and White Tower are available to visually impaired and blind visitors.
Selected dates - advance booking is required