Trumpets, tents and tournaments

Live performance

Live performance

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



Daily at various times

Ticketing information

Included in palace admission (members go free)

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Meet characters from the past as you explore Henry VIII's Tudor palace

Look out for opportunities to bump into our presenters in costume throughout the day at various times and locations on the Tudor route. 

Tudor musician in the Great Watching Chamber at Hampton Court Palace

Music at court

Join our musicians to listen to a range of court music.

29 February – 29 March
Saturday and Sunday only
11.00, 11.30, 12.15, 12.45, 13.45, 14.30, 15.15 (15 mins)
Great Watching Chamber

The ceiling of the Great Watching Chamber showing gold decoration and Tudor symbols.
Things to see

Discover Henry VIII’s State Apartments and the battle for power at the Tudor court in the Great Watching Chamber.

Open from 17 July

Hampton Court Palace

Included in palace admission (members go free)


Enjoy some long-awaited family fun with one of our new family garden trails.


Hampton Court Palace

Included in palace admission (members go free)