Hampton Court Palace

Explore the home of Henry VIII

Explore the home of Henry VIII

Illustration showing Henry VIII and other Victorian characters in Hampton Court Palace.

Christmas at Court

23 November 2018 to 06 January 2019

Join us for some yuletide cheer in the chambers, galleries and gardens of Hampton Court Palace.

People skating on the ice rink outside the front of Hampton Court Palace
Families Highlights

Prepare to be swept away by the seasonal atmosphere of Hampton Court Palace as the stunning ice rink returns for another year.

23 November 2018 to 06 January 2019 (closed 25 December)

Hampton Court Palace

Monday-Friday: 11:00-21:00; Saturday-Sunday: 10:00-21:00

Separate ticket

Costumed Interpreters dressed as Edwardian grace and favour residents preparing the palace for the Christmas season with a festive wreath in front of the fire in the Tudor kitchens.

The grace-and-favour residents of 1906 request the pleasure of your company in the Great Hall as they prepare for their Christmas pageant.

01 December 2018 - 06 January 2019

Hampton Court Palace

Daily at 12:00 and 14:00 in the Great Hall

Included in palace admission (members go free)

Visitors explore Henry VIII's Kitchens after re-interpretation in 2018.
Highlights Things to see

Transport yourself back to the heyday of Tudor feasting and entertainment in Henry VIII's Kitchens at Hampton Court Palace.

Open daily

Hampton Court Palace

Included in palace admission (members go free)

More about Hampton Court Palace

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

Members go free

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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.

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