There’s never been a better time to join
9 April 2021. Following the death of His Royal Highness, there will be changes to opening hours for the gardens at Hampton Court Palace and Hillsborough Castle. For further information, please read our FAQs page
With stunning springtime gardens in bloom, now’s the perfect time to become a member of Historic Royal Palaces and start sharing uplifting experiences and days out with loved ones at some of the UK’s most iconic palaces.
With membership, you’ll enjoy unlimited adventures at our magnificent palaces, a range of other member benefits including discounts in our cafes, and will be helping us at a time when we really need financial support.
As a member, you’ll enjoy:
Free and unlimited entry to five historic royal palaces*
Hampton Court Palace, Tower of London, Banqueting House, Kensington Palace, Hillsborough Castle and Gardens plus a range of events
* Exclusions apply
There's never been a better time to join Historic Royal Palaces. Membership is brilliant value, and if you join by Annual Direct Debit, you'll get 15 months for the price of 12.
One named adult, 16 years and over.
Two named adults, 16 years and over.
One named adult and up to six named children (between the ages of five and fifteen.)
Two named adults and up to six named children (between the ages of five and fifteen.)
Your membership card and number will be delivered within 28 days of purchase.
If you can’t wait to visit, please email [email protected] with your booking reference. Our team will provide your membership number within 72 hours.
If you would like to visit the palaces immediately, consider purchasing admission tickets and then upgrading them to membership after your visit - either at the palace on the day or by emailing your tickets with a completed membership form within two weeks of your visit.
Already bought admission tickets? You can upgrade them to membership on the same day of your visit or up to two weeks after the original purchase.
By post - please send your completed membership form (which can be downloaded above) and your tickets to us at:
Historic Royal Palaces
Hampton Court Palace
Please note that only palace admission tickets bought directly from Historic Royal Palaces can be used to upgrade towards a membership, this excludes tickets from third party companies or for palace events. Tickets from multiple separate visits cannot be used.
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Hear from our members whilst they enjoy a special members-only event in the Magic Garden at Hampton Court Palace in this short film.