There is planned industrial action on South Western Railway services on 18 August 2018. Please check before you travel.

On 19 August 2018 delays are expected on the M25 and on some roads in Surrey. More info.

The East Front Gardens will be closed to visitors on 23 - 24 August and 28 August - 03 September 2018. More info

Hampton Court Palace

Wander the corridors of royal power and pleasure.

Wander the corridors of royal power and pleasure.

Children run through the Hampton Court Palace Maze in the sunshine

The Maze

Open daily

Lose yourself in the most famous maze in the world. The Hampton Court Maze is still baffling visitors after 300 years.

Food and drink at the Hampton Court Palace Good Food Festival 2017
Events Highlights

Join us for a summer celebration of food and drink in the iconic East Front Gardens at Hampton Court Palace.

25-27 August 2018

10:00 - 18:00

A boy holds up a toy sword and shouts as children play in the background at the Magic Garden at Hampton Court Palace
Families Highlights

Meet mysterious beasts, storm the battlements and discover the secret grotto in the Magic Garden at Hampton Court Palace.

Open daily until 28 October 2018

10:00-18:00 (last entry 17:15)

Kirstie Allsopp smiles and poses in front of a wall decorated to look like a colouring book

Join Kirstie Allsopp for hands-on workshops, expert sessions, delicious food and fantastic shopping at The Green opposite Hampton Court Palace.

14-16 September 2018


Tudor kitchen staff work in a busy backdrop of Henry VIII's kitchens at Hampton Court Palace.

No one does feasting like the Tudors

05 May - 02 September 2018

Experience the sights, sounds and smells of Henry VIII’s Kitchens, brought to life like never before.​

Cars in the gardens of Hampton Court Palace as part of Concours of Elegance 2017.

Concours of Elegance

31 August - 02 September 2018

Join us as 60 of the rarest cars in the world gather in the incredible Fountain Garden at Hampton Court Palace.

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