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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. Search 'Time Explorers' in the App Store.
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 Google Play Visit the App Store
Meet mysterious beasts, storm the battlements and discover the secret grotto in the Magic Garden at Hampton Court Palace.
Open daily (2018 season planned closures - 16 July and 10 September 2018.)
10:00-18:00 (last entry 17:15)
Meet characters from the Tower of London's history, explore all around you, do challenges and win badges on your Digital Mission.
Henry VIII bear, named after Hampton Court Palace's notorious resident King Henry VIII, in a traditional Tudor costume. Suitable for little princes and princesses aged three years and above. Measures 28cm.
Celebrate the marriage of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle with this beautifully illustrated biscuit tin. Featuring designs by renowned British illustrator Milly Green, this pretty biscuit tin will make the perfect keepsake of this special Royal Wedding.
Celebrate the birth of a new royal baby. This colourful illustrated Royal Baby 2018 cotton tea towel by popular British designer Milly Green commemorates the arrival of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's third baby, a new sibling for HRH Prince George and HRH Princess Charlotte. The royal baby boy was born on 23rd April 2018.