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
Due to the impact of the Coronavirus pandemic our school programmes have changed.
Hampton Court Palace, Tower of London and Kensington Palace will be open for school visits from June 2021.
Hillsborough Castle and Gardens will be open for school visits from May 2021.
Discover 1000 years of history in some of the country's most iconic historic palaces.
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Historic Royal Palaces uses a range of security measures and procedures to minimise the possibility of terrorist, or other criminal activity taking place.Security statement