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The blue and gold vaulted ceiling of the Chapel Royal at Hampton Court Palace
Highlights Things to see

Walk in the footsteps of kings and queens at the Chapel Royal, which has been in continuous use for almost 500 years.

Open daily

Hampton Court Palace

Included in palace admission (members go free)

Directional view of the Anne Boleyn archway joining Base Court to Clock Court.
Member only Tours and talks

Join author and historian Dr Lauren Mackay as she shares her new book Among The Wolves of Court: the Untold Story of Thomas and George Boleyn.

11 March 2019

Hampton Court Palace

14:00

Separate ticket (advanced booking required)

The Royal Tennis Court in 2016 after conservation, looking south-west along the Middle Border towards the East Front. The Royal Tennis Court stands under a bright blue summer sky.
Things to see

Learn more about the favourite game of Henry VIII at the Royal Tennis Courts at Hampton Court Palace.

Open daily

Hampton Court Palace

Included in palace admission (members go free)

Aerial view of Great Fountain Garden at Hampton Court Palace showing Baroque East Front of palace
Highlights Things to see

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

Open daily

Hampton Court Palace

Included in palace admission (members go free)

Costumed guide tour by Henry VIII in Base Court
Tours and talks

Take an introductory tour with one of our costumed guides through the courtyards of Hampton Court Palace.

Until 31 March 2019 (excluding 16-24 February)

Hampton Court Palace

Daily at 11:00 in Base Court. Duration 30 mins.

Included in palace admission (members go free)

The Great Hall, looking east.
The hall was constructed by King Henry VIII to replace a smaller and older hall on the same site. It had two functions. First to provide a great communal dining room where 600 members of the court could eat in two sittings, twice a day. And secondly, to provide a magnificent entrance to the state apartments that lay beyond.
Highlights Things to see

Experience the splendour of the Tudor court in Henry VIII's Great Hall, complete with his magnificent tapestries.

Open daily

Hampton Court Palace

Included in palace admission (members go free)

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Daffodils in the spring sunshine with blossom trees in the background.

Spring at the palace

Explore the royal gardens this spring and discover nearly one million daffodils in the Hampton Court Palace Wilderness.

The west front of Hampton Court Palace with the gardens in the foreground under a blue sky.

What's included in your palace ticket

Explore the home of Henry VIII, his wives and children with an admission ticket to Hampton Court Palace.

A Royal Christmas Celebration | School session

Find out how Christmas was celebrated at Hampton Court Palace in this taught session for Key Stage 2 students.

Historic Kitchen Staff at Hampton Court Palace prepare roast beef on the spit in early Summer 2016.

A Royal Christmas Celebration | School session

Find out how Christmas was celebrated at Hampton Court Palace in this Key Stage 1 taught session.

History of the exhibition

Explore the history behind the spectacular Line of Kings exhibition at the Tower.

Garden highlights

Browse some of the highlights at Hampton Court Gardens.