Historic Royal Palaces
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Tower of London
Experience James I's breathtaking Banqueting Hall, created in 1622 as a venue for extravagant Jacobean entertainments.
Included in palace admission (members go free)
Discover the ornamental lawns, meandering waterways, peaceful woodlands and picturesque glens that surround Hillsborough Castle.
09:30-16:00 (last admission is 15:00)
Included in all admission tickets (members go free)
Discover elegant State Rooms still used by the royal family on a guided tour of Hillsborough Castle.
Included in combined castle tour and gardens tickets (members go free)
See The Great Pagoda at Kew Palace, now returned to its 18th-century splendour.
Closed for winter
11:00 - 15:00
Get an artists' eye view of Rubens' ceiling, down to the level of individual brush strokes added during its creation in the 17th century.
Discover the story of Princess Victoria, the young girl destined to be queen, in the rooms where she was born and raised at Kensington Palace.
Join us in the Main Hall of Banqueting House for our Hidden History talks, interpreted by our British Sign Language (BSL) interpreters.
First Saturday of every month
View an exquisite piece from the wardrobe of Diana, Princess of Wales alongside original sketches created for her during the design process.
Explore the fascinating history of Hampton Court Gardens on a free walking tour.
Selected dates in October to March
Hampton Court Palace
12:00 (October to March)
See commemorative firings on the south terrace at Hillsborough Castle and Gardens.
14 November 2019
Uncover the stories behind guests of Hillsborough Castle, on this fun tour designed with families in mind.
11:30 or 14:30