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