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
Royal artist, architect and designer to Georgian kings
A brief history of the famous royal gardens
Where royal chocolate makers prepared this expensive delicacy
Home of Henry VIII and the Tudor dynasty
Listed in 2005 as the world's longest grape vine, the Great Vine at Hampton Court Palace is a fantastic spectacle.
Hampton Court Palace
Meet a character from history, explore the palace, complete challenges and win a badge in your Digital Mission!
A dark wizard has brought the Beasts of the palace to life. To stop them, you’ll need brains, bravery and magic. Do you have what it takes?
20 October - 28 October 2018
Discover elegant State Rooms still used by the royal family on a guided tour of Hillsborough Castle.
Wednesday to Sunday
10:00-15:00, two tours per hour starting on the hour and 30 minutes past
Discover stories of spooky apparitions and paranormal activity on an evening ghost tour of Hampton Court Palace.
Selected dates in October, November, January and February
Tours last up to 2 hours
Enjoy a mince pie and mulled wine while you shop, and get your book signed by Lucy Worsley, our Joint Chief Curator.
27 November 2018
80 new dragons now adorn the Great Pagoda at Kew once more, following a major conservation project by Historic Royal Palaces.