The Magic Garden is now closed for winter and will re-open in Spring 2018.
A heart-warming Christmas story for all the family, set at the court of Queen Elizabeth I and performed around the palace. Witness as this touching tale unfolds throughout the day, full of music, dance and festive fun.
Queen Elizabeth I and her court are at Hampton Court Palace for the festive season. The pressure is on for the Queen’s Master of Revels, Edmund Tilney, to arrange a celebration to remember. However when disaster strikes he must turn to an unlikely place for a solution. Is all lost, or will it be a Christmas to remember?
Join us as courtiers, musicians, and jesters will be filling the palace courtyards and rooms with music, drama and laughter.
Discover how a female queen in a man's world changed the state of power play at Hampton Court Palace.
28 November 2017
Doors open at 18:40 for a 19:00 start
Meet the 'pin-up' prince before he became notoriously fat and tyrannical. The Young Henry VIII exhibition at Hampton Court Palace tells the stories of the people who knew him best.