Queer Lives at Court

A new immersive tour exploring 700 years of LGBT+ history at Hampton Court Palace

A new immersive tour exploring 700 years of LGBT+ history at Hampton Court Palace

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Cancelled


Ticketing information

Tickets £20


Separate ticket (advance booking required)

Unfortunately 'Queer Lives at Court' has been cancelled, with plans to reschedule for a later date. If you have already purchased tickets, we will be in contact to issue a refund.

Queer Lives at Court is part of Historic Royal Palaces’ dedicated programme of LGBT+ events in 2020 sharing the intriguing and little known stories of the royal courts.

Join us to explore untold stories of Hampton Court Palace through an immersive after-hours tour. 

Share your experience on social media with #Queerlives

LGBT+ stories at other palaces

Queer Lives at the Tower will run at the Tower of London on selected dates in February. For the first time Kensington Palace will run a series of LGBT+ tours with Queer Lives at the Palace from 28th June - 26th July, as part of Pride in London. 

Queer Lives at Court is written by Chris Bush and directed by Tom Latter.

Events Tours and talks

A new immersive tour exploring 700 years of LGBT+ history at the Tower of London.

Selected dates in February 2020

Tower of London

17:30, 18:30, 20:00

Separate ticket (advance booking required)

Photograph of the East Front of Kensington palace as a panoramic
Events Tours and talks

A new immersive tour exploring 700 years of LGBT+ history at Kensington Palace.

Cancelled

Kensington Palace

Separate ticket (advance booking required)

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