RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival

Join us for a fun-filled celebration of late summer set in the stunning setting of Hampton Court Palace

Join us for a fun-filled celebration of late summer set in the stunning setting of Hampton Court Palace

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10 - 15 September (Preview Evening 9 September)

10:00 - 18:00

Ticketing information

Tickets are available now via the RHS website and are separate to your Hampton Court Palace admission ticket.

Separate ticket (advance booking required)

Buy tickets at the RHS website

The RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival will now take place in late summer and promises a mix of gardens, plants, flowers, unique shopping, live music and delicious food from 9-15 September, all set against the spectacular backdrop of Hampton Court Palace.  

Visit specialist nurseries for top tips and advice, and be enchanted by their sweet-smelling displays. Be inspired by a range of gardening, cookery and wellbeing workshops.  

Brimming with activities, sights and sounds, RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival is the perfect day out with family and friends. Join us in celebrating all that’s great about gardening in the grand surrounds of Hampton Court Palace.

Supported by Viking.

Keep an eye on rhs.org.uk/hamptoncourt for all the latest news and highlights being announced.

Join us at the Preview Evening

For something extra special, discover show gardens at sunset at the unmissable Preview Evening. This unique event combines first class flowers, dining and fireworks in the shadow of the iconic Hampton Court Palace

2019 highlights

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Preview evening: 09 September 2020

Illustration of crown and pink flowers on dark background.

Celebrate with us on the eve of the show and be the first to enjoy stunning show gardens, live music, and fabulous fireworks.

Buy preview evening tickets
Aerial view of a formal garden with green lawns on either side of a main path running towards the baroque palace. A fountain runs in the foreground at the centre of the path
Things to see

Renowned across the world, Hampton Court Palace's beautiful gardens are an unmissable attraction.

Open daily

Hampton Court Palace

Included in all admission tickets (members go free)

The Privy Garden at Hampton Court Palace, showing bright planting and baroque architecture under a clear blue sky
Things to see

Explore the Privy Garden, now restored to its former glory and complete with its intricate Tijou Screen.

Open daily

Hampton Court Palace

Included in palace admission (members go free)

The Kitchen Garden at Hampton Court Palace under a bright blue sky. Showing varieties of planting in the foreground and the Tudor palace in the background
Things to see

Experience the recreated Kitchen Garden, which would have fed the Georgian royals and now supplies Henry VIII's Kitchens.

Open daily

Hampton Court Palace


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