Ghost tours


  • Selected dates from October 2019 - February 2020
90 mins

Ticketing information

Family ghost tours
Adult: £14
Child: £7
Buy family ghost tour tickets here

Adult ghost tours
Buy adult ghost tour tickets here

Adult ghost tour in British Sign Language
Buy adult ghost tour in British Sign Language tickets here

Halloween special ghost tour
Buy Halloween special tickets here

You will be asked to show your ticket before your tour starts.

Separate ticket (advance booking required)

An evening walking tour with stories of ghosts and paranormal activity at Hampton Court Palace

Family ghost tours

Family tours will run on the following dates:

  • 31 October 2019 – 19:00
  • 03 November 2019 – 19:00
  • 05 January 2020 – 18:30 

Children must be aged 8+ and must be accompanied by an adult. We allow a maximum of three children per adult.

Adult ghost tours

Adult-only tours will run on the following dates:

  • 31 October 2019 – 20:00
  • 03 November 2019 – 20:00
  • 10 November 2019 – 18:30 & 19:30
  • 17 November 2019 – 18:30 & 19:30
  • 24 November 2019 – 18:30 & 19:30
  • 05 January 2020 – 19:30 
  • 12 January 2020 – 18:30 & 19:30
  • 19 January 2020 – 18:30 & 19:30
  • 26 January 2020 – 18:30 & 19:30
  • 02 February 2020 – 18:30 & 19:30
  • 09 February 2020 – 18:30 & 19:30
  • 16 February 2020 – 18:30 & 19:30

This tour is for audiences aged 15+ only. 

Adult Ghost Tour in British Sign Language

  • 24 January 2020 – 18:30 & 19:30
    For BSL users – there will be no voiceover.

Halloween special ghost tour

Be with us as the clock strikes midnight on the spookiest night of the year!

31 October 2019 – 22:00

West front of Hampton Court Palace at night under a dark blue sky

Important information

Please dress appropriately for the weather on the night. We advise sensible, comfortable footwear as the courtyards and cloisters have uneven floors. 

No photography or recording is allowed during the event.


This event is accessible to all, however due to the historic nature of our spaces alternative routes may need to be organised. If you have any particular access requirements, please notify us in advance.

The Haunted Gallery at Hampton Court, looking west.
Things to see

Walk Henry VIII’s route from his private apartments to the Chapel and see the infamous Haunted Gallery in the State Apartments.

Open daily

Hampton Court Palace

Included in palace admission (members go free)

Visitors walking through the Privy Garden
Tours and talks

For a truly memorable experience, book one of our knowledgeable guides for a private tour.

Daily - advanced booking required

Hampton Court Palace

Separate ticket

A visitor uses the DVG in Base Court at Hampton Court Palace
Tours and talks

Hold the stories of Hampton Court Palace in your hands and experience history where it happened with an audio guide tour.


Hampton Court Palace

Included in palace admission (members go free)

Selection of books

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Clock Court at Hampton Court Palace in the sunshine

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