New Member Tours of Hampton Court Palace

Updated 2 July. Following government guidance, some of the outdoor spaces at Hampton Court Palace are now open Wednesday-Sunday. Palace interiors will reopen 17 July. The Magic Garden and Maze remain closed. Please read our visit information

When

Postponed - Dates still to come


Ticketing information

FREE for new members (suitable for children of all ages)

Please be aware, these events have been postponed.

 


Free (advance booking required)

Members are lucky enough to have the services of a State Apartment Warder for one day a month to show new members around, answer any questions or tell you about the ghosts and characters inhabiting the palace.

The tour will start inside the Members' Room and will start at 11:00 and 14:00.

Each tour will give you an expert’s guide of what there is to see and do at each palace.

In light of the current situation regarding COVID-19 coronavirus, these events have now been cancelled. We have not taken the decision to cancel these events lightly and would like to apologise for any inconvenience these cancellations have caused.

 

Member only Events

See the Line of Kings and the Chapel of St John the Evangelist after hours with a White Tower guide, at the Tower of London.

Postponed - Dates still to come

Tower of London

Separate ticket (advance booking required)

Three suits of armour in cases in the Line of Kings Exhibition in the White Tower of the Tower of London. The two on the left were made for King Henry VIII (as a young boy and as an older man) and the one on the right was made for King Charles I.
Things to see

Marvel at the historic armour of Henry VIII, Charles I and James II in the Line of Kings at the White Tower.

Open

Tower of London

Included in palace admission (members go free)

Tower Green and scaffold site with the Chapel of St Peter ad Vincula and the Beauchamp Tower in the background
Things to see

Walk in the footsteps of those condemned to execution at the Tower of London on Tower Green and the Scaffold Site.

Open

Tower of London

Included in palace admission (members go free)

Close up of a Henry VIII hanging decoration in the Henry Shop

Shop Hampton Court Palace Gifts

Our gifts and souvenirs are are inspired by over 500 years of history from Hampton Court Palace.

From £4.99

Palace China Collection, serviettes and cake stand.  Design inspired by the palaces in our care; delicate details taken from the rose gardens at Hampton Court Palace, the famous gates at Kensington Palace and the Crown Jewels at the Tower of London.   'Tea Fit for a Queen' book - reciipes and drinks for afternoon tea.  Lifestyle

Shop HRP Books & Publications

Discover books inspired by the palaces in our care, learn about fascinating periods of British history, including our official palace guide books, children's books and more.

From £10.99

Gift collection of Medieval inspired gifts from Historic Royal Palaces Shop

Shop medieval gifts

Explore one of the most exciting times in history with our high end range of arms and armour and medieval fancy dress.

From £6.99