The Hampton Court Palace

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Visit the Hampton Court Palace

Hampton Court Palace is one of the famous jewels of Great Britain

hampton cours palace london Situated on the banks of the Thames, the old palace lets you explore more than 400 years of history. Originally Hampton Court Palace was a Manor built by Cardinal Wolsey, Chief Minister and one of King Henry VIII’s favourites. For political reasons, he gave the house to the King. Until 1540, Henry VIII rebuilt and expanded the Manor, which quickly became one of the most beautiful palaces of England. A large number of events and royal dramas proceeded in this palace and the many Monarchs, who lived here left their own prints on the Palace.

At Hampton Court Palace, you have the possibility to revive the history! By visiting the Palace, you will be able to admire examples of sumptuous decoration and furniture, which will give you an unforgettable impression of the lifestyle of the time. Experience the guides re-enacting Henry VIII’s wedding, visit Henry VIII’s State or the Great Hall. In the Tudor Kitchens, you will have the feeling that a feast is being prepared; wood fires are lighted, cauldrons are bubbling… See all the food and kitchen utensils used at that time to cook.

hampton cours palace london Rumour has it that Hampton Court Palace is haunted! On 23 December, 2003, video monitoring showed a door opening and closing on its own accord. Some people recognized the silhouette seen there as being Henry VIII’s ghost! It is also said that the ghost of Catherine Howard, fourth woman of the sovereign, condemned for adultery, haunts the palace. Discover for yourself and take your kids on the exciting Ghost Tour!

After your visit of the palace, unwind while you stroll through the splendid gardens surrounding the palace. With an area covering 60 acres, there is more than enough room for the giant maze and the beautiful gardens. Will you be able to find your way out?

Ticket type:

Buy a Palace Pass and experience even more of the extensive British history!

With one of the Royal Passes you can experience the other exciting castles as well, all in your own time and according to your own taste! Royal Passes

  • Four Palace Pass – Visit Tower of London, Hampton Court Palace, Banqueting House, Kensington Palace.
  • Three Palace Pass – Visit Tower of London, Hampton Court Palace and Kensington Palace.
  • Central London Pass – Visit Tower of London, Banqueting House and Kensington Palace.

For more information regarding our tour offers and services, feel free to call us on 0800 11 234 55 to speak directly with one of our agents and build the perfect travel package for your next trip to London.

Sightseeing and Attractions in London
  • Ticket

  • Adult: £14
  • Child: £7
  • Concession: £11.50
  • Family: £38
  • Opening Hours

  • Summer
  • Mid March to Mid October
  • Daily: 10.00-18.00
  • Last Admission: 17.00
  • Winter
  • Mid October to Mid March
  • Daily: 10.00-16.30
  • Last Admission: 15.30