Hampton Court Palace

Explore the home of Henry VIII

Explore the home of Henry VIII

There will be restricted access in Henry VIII's Apartments until 22 March 2019. Find out more.

A low, close-up view of yellow daffodils and blossom in a large meadow under a partially cloudy sky

Spring at the palace

Explore over 60 acres of world-famous historic gardens and walk in the footsteps of Henry VIII this spring.

Still from The Favourite showing Emma Stone as Abigail Masham in white Tudor kitchens, wearing a denim maid's outfit. Staff cook on the historic cooking equipment in the background
Highlights Things to see

See costumes created for Olivia Colman, Emma Stone and Rachel Weisz in the Oscar-nominated film The Favourite.

Daily until 10 March 2019

Hampton Court Palace

Included in palace admission (members go free)

Detail of The Queen's Drawing Room at Hampton Court Palace with Queen Anne in the centre surrounded by personified virtues.
Families Highlights

Explore the baroque palace and decide if you could be a royal favourite.

Until 31 March 2019 (excluding 16-24 February)

Hampton Court Palace

Daily at 11:45, 13:15 and 14:45 in Clock Court. Duration 40 minutes.

Included in palace admission (members go free)

A green, white and yellow floral display in a period panelled room
Things to see Events

The much-loved Florimania extravaganza returns, bringing the palace to life with vibrant floral displays and the sweet scents of spring.

29-31 March 2019

Hampton Court Palace

Included in palace admission (members go free)

More about Hampton Court Palace

Olivia Colman as Queen Anne and Rachel Weisz as Sarah Churchill talk in a room filled with tapestries in The Favourite

The Favourite at Hampton Court Palace

Find filming locations for The Favourite, learn more about Queen Anne and find out about her legacy at Hampton Court Palace.

Visitors seated in the Great Hall, working on family activities and surrounded by Tudor tapestries

Members go free

Escape to the past whenever you want when you join us today.

Enjoy unlimited access to our palaces, a 10% discount in our shops and cafes and exclusive events when you become a member of Historic Royal Palaces.

The west front of Hampton Court Palace with the gardens in the foreground under a blue sky.

What's included in your palace ticket

Explore the home of Henry VIII, his wives and children with an admission ticket to Hampton Court Palace.

Support us

We are a charity and there are several ways you can support us.

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Make a donation

Help us to conserve these historic buildings, ensuring they are here for future generations to enjoy. We raise all our own funds and depend on your support.

Volunteer with us

Volunteers support the palaces in many different ways. See what roles we have available and register your interest.

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Become a patron

Step closer to history and join us for unique and amazing events as a patron of Historic Royal Palaces.