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Go on an interactive adventure at Hampton Court Palace. Meet characters from history, explore all around you, do challenges and win badges!
Download the free 'Time Explorers' app to your iOS or Android device before your visit.
iOS: Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Optimised for iPhone 5, iPhone 6, and iPhone 6 Plus. Requires iOS 8.0 or later.
Android: Available on Jelly Bean, Kitkat, Lollipop and Marshmallow. Optimised for Lollipop and Marshmallow.
1. The Ambassador's Secret Assignment
It's 1540 and Carlos di Borghese the Venetian Ambassador needs your help to spy on King Henry VIII’s court by gathering evidence from the Tudor apartments.
2. The Clerk's Fantastic Feast
Plans are afoot to impress Henry VIII with a surprise feast for all his court. The kitchen clerk is counting on you to help prepare an amazing banquet.
3. The Lord's Grand Gift
It's 1699 and King William III is coming home. The Lord Chamberlain, Lord Alderney needs your help to find the King a finishing touch for his apartments by searching for as many ideas as possible.
4. The Architect's Design Dilemma
It's 1714 and the architect John Vanburgh needs your help to decide if Hampton Court is stylish enough for the new king, George I, to keep.
5. The Maid's Party Panic
It's 1717 and Maid of Honour Molly Lepel needs your help to prepare for her first grand ball at the Palace by learning all about the new royal family, their apartments and court etiquette.Visit the App Store Visit the Google Play Store
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