Turn the past into a present with gift membership

The perfect gift

Buy someone special a year of experiences that will stay with them for a lifetime. They will make memories as they walk in the footsteps of famous kings and queens at Historic Royal Palaces.  

Christmas delivery

In order to receive your gift pack in time for Christmas, please make sure you buy your gift membership with us before Sunday 15 December 2019.

If you purchase after Sunday 15 December 2019 and would like something to print out for the recipient ahead of the gift pack arriving - please get in touch with the membership team [email protected].

Buy Gift Membership now

A gift that lasts a year, but is remembered forever

Gift Membership Prices

Type Standard price


One named adult, 16 years and over.



Two named adults, 16 years and over.


Family 1

One named adult and up to six named children (between the ages of five and fifteen.)


Family 2

Two named adults and up to six named children (between the ages of five and fifteen.)



  • Unlimited access to five historic royal palaces including exhibitions. 

    Tower of London – Hampton Court Palace – Banqueting House – Kensington Palace - Hillsborough Castle and Gardens  

  • 10% discount on admission into Kew Gardens - in which Kew Palace is situated 

  • A free subscription to our members magazine, Inside Story 

  • 10% discount in our shops, cafes and restaurants 

  • Exclusive programme of member events including behind the scenes tours

Unlimited days out, all year round

Members can take part in a digital mission at one of our palaces, explore our adventure playground, the Magic Garden or step back in time at special events - including a Tudor Festival in May 2020. 

School children visiting Hampton Court Palace.

Fun for all the family

With gift membership, a lucky recipient can look for Catherine Howard's ghost at Hampton Court Palace, learn about the 300-year history of young royals at Kensington Palace, visit the ravens at the Tower of London or explore 100 acres of woodland at Hillsborough Castle and Gardens.

A young teenage girl and her younger sister smile with delight as they look at a replica of a tiara worn by HM The Queen in 1953 during her first ever visit to Hillsborough Castle. The tiara sits on a red velvet cushion with gold trim and is located in the State Dining Room.

The gift that keeps on giving

The money from your gift helps us take care of our magnificent buildings and share their important stories for generations to come.