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Anne Boleyn looks at the camera under a gloomy sky in front of the White Tower and Battlements of the Tower of London.

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

6 May – 27 August 2018, Friday-Tuesday

Tower of London


11:00 and 14:00

Banqueting House, Whitehall, hosts an evening of alt-Cabaret inspired by the outrageous propaganda of the anti-suffragette movement in the lead up to the 1918 Representation of the People Act.

18 May 2018

Banqueting House



Returning to the Banqueting House for the third year, don't miss the pub quiz with a difference.

08 June 2018

Banqueting House


Doors open 18:00 with the event starting at 19:00

Illustration of the Tower of London's White Tower with food tents and displays in the foreground under a blue sky.

Join us for a fabulous food and drink festival in the iconic Tower of London moat.

07 September - 09 September 2018

Tower of London

Events Families Highlights

Friday and Saturday 10:00-19:00; Sunday 10:00-17:30

Children taking part in Tiny Explorers inside the historic spaces.

Explore and play in the palace together in our multi-sensory sessions for under 4s.

Selected dates

Hampton Court Palace

Events Families

1 hour

As a new Member, experience an expert's guide with one of our iconic Yeoman Warders at the Tower of London.

23 April (sold out), 13 May, 26 May, 17 June, 24 June, 2 July, 22 July 2018

Tower of London

Events Member only

One hour, starting at 17:45

Chief Yeoman Warder carrying the Tower keys

Member-only access to the traditional locking up of the Tower of London, the Ceremony of the Keys.

20 May (sold out), 17 June (sold out), 15 July 2018 (sold out)

Tower of London

Events Member only
Illustration of a young girl and a blue and yellow dragon with Kew Pagoda in the background on a wall in an exhibition space

2018 sees the arrival of dragons to Kew Gardens! Find out more in the fantastic new Here Be Dragons exhibition located next to Kew Palace.

Included in Kew Gardens admission ticket

Kew Palace

Events Families
A chef working in the Royal Kitchens at Kew Palace

The Royal Kitchens at Kew Palace come alive with the sights and smells of cookery. Our historic cooks prepare some of the dishes which would have delighted King George III and Queen Charlotte.

Select weekends only

Kew Palace

Events Families Things to see


Photo of St Thomas' Tower at twilight

Join Sarah Oates as she leads a Philharmonia string quartet in music by Britten, Mozart and Purcell in this truly historic setting.

30 April 2018

Tower of London

Events Member only

Doors open at 18.30 for a 19.00 start

Kensington Palace under a blue sky with gardens in the foreground

As we look forward to welcoming another royal baby in April, join us for this talk about the history and traditions associated with the birth of a royal baby.

02 May 2018

Kensington Palace

Events Member only

Starting at 15:00

The Privy Garden looking south from the roof of the palace.
In 1995 the garden was restored to King William III and Queen Mary II's original 17th-century design in the form of a cutwork parterre with topiary.

See the stunning views from the roof of Hampton Court Palace.

5 (2pm sold out), 6 (2pm sold out), 7 (sold out), 26 (2pm sold out), 27 (sold out), and 28 May 2018

Hampton Court Palace

Events Member only

Approx. 1 hour starting at 14.00 and 16.00