Discover the home of Henry VIII
Experience the public dramas and private lives of Henry VIII, his wives and 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.
Keep the family entertained with a day out at Hampton Court Palace.
Join Bottom and the Mechanicals this summer as they make their long-awaited return to Hampton Court Palace – the original home of A Midsummer’s Night Dream – to host a half-hour extravaganza of sketches, games and interactive family fun!
06 August - 21 August
Hampton Court Palace
11.30, 13.30, 15.30
Included in palace admission (members go free)
Hampton Court Palace: Behind Closed Doors is back for another season starting Saturday 18 June 20.00, on Channel 5. An intimate look behind the scenes of King Henry VIII’s favourite palace and country retreat on the Thames. We follow the team who care for the palace, it’s spectacular rooms and magnificent gardens.Watch on My5
As a self-funding charity, we urgently need your help.
We raise all of our own funds and are facing serious financial challenges as a result of the Coronavirus. We urgently need your support. A donation is an investment in the palaces' future so that generations can enjoy them for centuries to come.