5-28 August - There will be reduced train service between London Waterloo and Hampton Court. Find out more
Available in the following locations:
All have disabled access.
A typical visit will include walking on cobbled flooring and uneven surfaces. Make sure you wear comfortable clothing and shoes.
Buggies and pushchairs
If you are visiting with very young children, you may take pushchairs and buggies around the palace. There is a Buggy Park off Clock Court if you do not wish to take the buggy around with you.
Baby changing facilities are available in the following areas:
In the Mother and Baby Room, off Base Court, we offer bottle warming facilities and changing mats.Discover our Tiny Explorers programme for kids
Lockers are available in the Clock Court buggy park. A £1 coin deposit is required to use these lockers.Visit London's left luggage guide
Instruct children to approach the nearest member of uniformed staff if they are lost or in need of First Aid.
Visitors are welcome to take non-commercial photographs and films within most areas of Hampton Court Palace.
For religious and copyright reasons, photography is not permitted in the following areas:
Photographic equipment- such as tripods and selfie sticks- should not be used inside the palace.
Wedding photography is restricted to authorised ceremonies held at the palace.
Requests for commercial photography, filming and sketching should be authorised in advance.
Historic Royal Palaces is a safeguarding aware organisation and takes it's responsibility to protect children and vulnerable people seriously . We may sometimes ask therefore that visitors refrain from filming or photographing other visitors.Read our Safeguarding policies and procedures
As well as visiting the palace and grounds, there are other activities and organisations based at Hampton Court.
Fishing is permitted in the waters of Hampton Court and Bushy Park but not the River Thames. Applications for permits should be made on an official application form which can be collected in person from the Hampton Court Palace ticket office, by downloading a copy of the permit application form or you can telephone the Contact Centre on +44 (0)20 3166 6000 to request a copy.
The 2015 cost of a permit is £29.00 per year for an adult, and £15.00 for concessions or children (under 9 years are free when accompanied by an adult with a permit). Prices are per rod, with a maximum of two rods per person.
Send a completed form, along with two passport sized photographs and a stamped address envelope, to Hampton Court and Bushy Park fishing permits, Hampton Court Palace, Surrey, KT8 9AU.