On sold-out days there will be a limited number of general admission tickets available for purchase on-site

Under the Christmas Tree

Festive family activities

Festive family activities

When

  • 17 December 2017

Ticketing information

Included in palace admission

Discover Queen Victoria's Christmas

Storytelling: Meet Queen Victoria and Prince Albert
11:30, 12:30, 14:00 and 15:00 (20 mins)
Find out why Christmas was such a special time for Queen Victoria and her family.

Christmas decoration making
11:00 – 15:00
Create your own Victorian style Christmas tree decoration.

Object handling: Victorian toys
11:00 – 15:00
Find out what you would have got for Christmas if you lived in the Victorian times.

Time Explorers Station
10:00 – 15:00
Pick up an activity bag and explore the palace. There is something for everyone with activities aimed at babies to 13 years.

For more festive activities join us for a Funtastic Saturday on 16 December, check our event page to find out more about puppet theatre making workshops and under 7s storytelling.

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Go on an interactive adventure at Kensington Palace. Meet a character from history, explore all around you, do challenges and win a badge!

Daily

Families

There is plenty for families to see & do together at Kensington Palace.

Daily

Families

Discover masterpieces by Rembrandt, Holbein, van Dyck, and many more when you visit the Cumberland Art Gallery at Hampton Court Palace.

Open daily

Hampton Court Palace

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Showcasing the architecture of Hampton Court Palace this luxury decoration is silver plated brass with hand painted detailing.

Hampton Court Palace silver tree decoration

Showcasing the west front of Hampton Court Palace, royal home of Henry VIII, this luxury decoration makes a lovely keepsake.

£29.99

The Palace Crest fine bone china bauble features royal symbols and national flowers. Exclusive to Historic Royal Palaces.

Palace Crest ceramic bauble

The Palace Crest fine bone china bauble features royal symbols and national flowers. Exclusive to Historic Royal Palaces.

£55.00

This pretty decoupage bauble features an 18th century print of Kensington Palace and Kensington Palace gardens.

Kensington Palace vintage decoupage bauble

This pretty decoupage bauble features an 18th century print of Kensington Palace and Kensington Palace gardens.

£4.99