Base Court will be closed to visitors until 27 June 2018. More information

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

Summer family fun at Hampton Court Palace

Let the kids' curiosity and imagination run wild this summer at the magnificent and family-friendly Hampton Court Palace.

Visitors enjoy the displays at the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show

Join us for a fun-filled celebration of summer in the stunning setting of Hampton Court Palace.

3-8 July 2018 (Preview evening: 2 July)

Tuesday to Saturday: 10:00 - 19:30; Sunday: 10:00 - 17:30

Jousting at Hampton Court Palace
Families Highlights

Cheer on the rival knights and soak up the spectacle of a Tudor joust as guests of Henry VIII.

14 July - 15 July 2018


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 August - 27 August 2018

10:00 - 18:00

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.​

Hampton Court Palace at night

Pride, Power and Politics: LGBT+ tour

29 June - 01 July 2018

Join us as we uncover the LGBT+ stories of Hampton Court Palace's past and bring them to life.

Aerial view of Privy Garden at Hampton Court Palace showing

Hampton Court Gardens

Open daily

Explore the royal gardens this summer and discover 750 acres of historic parkland.

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