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Hampton Court Palace

Discover the home of Henry VIII

Discover the home of Henry VIII

Experience the public dramas and private lives of Henry VIII, his wives the queens, and their children in the world of the Tudor court. Admire Henry’s Great Hall and Tudor kitchens. Discover the spectacular baroque palace built for William III and Mary II and explore Hampton Court Palace’s outdoor spaces and 60 acres of magnificent gardens. 

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Opening times

31 March - 12 May 2024 (Closed 07 May)
Daily: 10:00-17:30
Last admission: 16:30

There are temporary route closures in place around the palace. Check our opening times page for all closures before you visit. The Magic Garden opens at 11:00 on certain dates throughout the year.

Tickets and prices

Explore Hampton Court Palace. Pre-booking is recommended and ticket prices are different for peak and off peak visits.

Dogs are not permitted within the palace, courtyards or gardens unless they are trained assistance dogs.

Ticket prices from (excluding donation):

  • Members: Free
  • Adult: £27.20
  • Child age 5-15: £13.60

Getting here

Hampton Court Palace, East Molesey, Surrey, KT8 9AU. Directions

Enjoy a great day out

Keep everyone entertained with a day out at Hampton Court Palace.

Two Women enjoying a colourful display of tulips arranged in a variety of tubs and planters on a wooden barrow.

Tulip Festival

Until 29 April 2024

Our Tulip Festival returns for another year this spring, with more bulbs than ever before.

Included in your ticket

  • Things to see

Hampton Court Gardens

Take time to explore and relax in these world-renowned gardens and find our free entry Garden Open Days dates.

  • Open in line with palace opening hours.
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  • Included in palace admission (members go free)
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  • Tours and talks

Audio guide tour

Explore the palace as a film set with our Film and TV Location tour. Hold the stories of Hampton Court Palace in your hands with an audio guide tour.

  • Available
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  • Included in palace admission (members go free)
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Cumberland Art Gallery

Discover masterpieces by Rembrandt, Caravaggio, van Dyck, and more at the Cumberland Art Gallery at Hampton Court Palace.

  • Open
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  • Included in palace admission (members go free)
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What's on

  • Families
  • Events
  • Half term

Horrible Histories Live on Stage!

Join us this May half term for Horrible Histories - Rotten Royals! See the much-loved books brought to life at Henry VIII's famous palace.  

  • 25 May – 01 June 2024
  • 12:00 and 15:00 daily.
  • Hampton Court Palace
  • Separate ticket (advance booking required)
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  • Events
  • Families

Artisan Fayre

Discover artisan products and unleash your creativity at Hampton Court Palace this May.

  • 17 - 19 May 2024
  • 10:00-17:30
  • Hampton Court Palace
  • Included in palace admission (members go free)
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The Queen's Reading Room

The star-studded literary festival returns to Hampton Court Palace for one day only.

  • Saturday 08 June 2024
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  • Separate ticket
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What has been filmed at Hampton Court Palace?

From costume dramas to documentaries, discover the historic locations behind your favourite TV shows and films.

Read more history and stories

The Indian Army at Hampton Court Palace in 1919

In late July 1919, a contingent of nearly 1800 troops from the Indian Army, including their British and Indian officers, marched through the palace gates and onto Home Park, where they camped for the next two months.

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