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

When

Selected dates from April - May 2020 18:30, 19:30, 20:30

Approx. 1 hr

Ticketing information

Tickets £20


Separate ticket (advance booking required)

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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. 

Upcoming dates

  • Sunday 19 April 2020
  • Sunday 26 April 2020
  • Sunday 3 May 2020
  • Sunday 10 May 2020

BSL tours 

British Sign Language (BSL) interpreted tours will run on Sunday 3 May 2020 at the following times:

  • 18:30
  • 19:30 
  • 20:30

 

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.

Selected dates from June - July 2020. 18:30, 19:30, 20:30

Kensington Palace

Approx. 1 hr

Separate ticket (advance booking required)

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