Hampton Court Palace

Wander the corridors of royal power and pleasure.

Boy playing on the large dragon sculpture in the Magic Garden

The Magic Garden

Open daily until 29 October

Some gardens have dragonflies, ours has a dragon. Don't miss your last chance to explore the Magic Garden this autumn.

An actor in historical costume performs in front of a group of children

Do you have the stomach to pull rotten teeth, scour the ‘gong’ from the toilets or investigate the ‘Royal Wee’?

21 October - 29 October 2017

11:00-16:00

Visitors on The Great Palace Quest

Have fun at the palace by becoming a Time Explorer! Join our Great Palace Quest to see what you can discover about Henry VIII and his magnificent Tudor court.

21 October - 29 October 2017

11.00–16.00

A concert to mark the 'Luther 500' anniversary, with sacred music showing the impact of the European Reformation on English church music.

20 November 2017

19:30 - 21:00

Woman looks up staircase at Hampton Court Palace

Visit Hampton Court Palace

Escape to the great indoors.

Discover the hidden stories of Britain's royal past at Henry VIII's Hampton Court Palace.

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