Historic Royal Palaces
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Who were the kings who gave their name to an age?
An elegant retreat for Britain's royal family
Home of Henry VIII and the Tudor dynasty
The kitchens have survived, practically untouched
A complex king, diligent and serious, but cruelly labelled ‘mad’
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Queer histories in our palaces
Walk in the footsteps of royalty in the beautiful Kensington Palace gardens.
Take time to explore and relax in these world-renowned gardens without the usual crowds.
Hampton Court Palace
Included in all admission tickets (members go free)
Explore the story of some key moments in the history of Ireland that shaped the role of Hillsborough Castle and Gardens.
Included in combined castle tour and gardens tickets (members go free)
Discover elegant State Rooms still used by the royal family inside Hillsborough Castle.
Start your tour in the magnificent state entrance, where royals, politicians and peacemakers all enter the castle.
Explore the ceremonial heart of the castle, where Her Majesty The Queen received guests at a coronation ball in 1953.
Explore the home of Henry VIII, his wives and children with an admission ticket to Hampton Court Palace.
A team of 42 gardeners and specialists look after the 60 acres of formal gardens and 750 acres of royal parkland at Hampton Court Palace.
Browse some of the highlights at Hampton Court Gardens.
80 new dragons now adorn the Great Pagoda at Kew once more, following a major conservation project by Historic Royal Palaces.