Historic Royal Palaces
Explore Queen Victoria’s private life behind her carefully-managed public image in this major new exhibition at Kensington Palace.
Daily until 05 January 2020
Included in palace admission (members go free)
Join us for a fabulous food and drink festival in the iconic Tower of London moat.
13-15 September 2019
Tower of London
Friday and Saturday 11:00-18:00, Sunday 11:00-17:00
See the Bacton Altar Cloth, a rare survival of Elizabethan dress worn by Elizabeth I, and the iconic Rainbow Portrait at Hampton Court Palace.
12 October 2019 - 23 February 2020
Hampton Court Palace
Prepare to be dazzled by this breathtaking, world famous collection of 23,578 gemstones at the Tower of London.
Allow one hour
Marvel at Sir Peter Paul Rubens' ceiling in its original setting of Inigo Jones' spectacular Banqueting House.
Discover captivating stories of pain and passion, treachery and torture on the Yeoman Warder tours at the Tower of London.
Tours begin every 30 minutes
Be part of this ancient tradition, which has taken place every night for at least 700 years in the Ceremony of the Keys at the Tower of London.
Separate ticket (advance booking required)
Meet mysterious beasts, storm the battlements and discover the secret grotto in the Magic Garden at Hampton Court Palace.
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.
Visit King Henry VIII's Kitchens and experience cooking a feast for the King and his court.
Until 01 September 2019
Drop-in daily 10:00-17:00
Meet the characters from Queen Victoria's childhood this summer and discover what it was like growing up to be Queen.
01 August - 31 August 2019
Drop in daily 10:30-17:00
Walk in the footsteps of royalty in the beautiful Kensington Palace gardens, and admire the intriguing Sunken Garden.