Hampton Court Palace and Gardens Entrance Ticket

Hampton Court Palace and Gardens Entrance Ticket

From $34.93 per person

Enjoy ticketed entrance to Hampton Court Palace. Enter the world of Henry VIII. Feel the eerie chill of the Palace’s Haunted Gallery. Marvel at the elegant Baroque apartments of William & Mary and take a stroll in the vast palace gardens.

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  • Enjoy ticketed entrance to Hampton Court Palace
  • Visit the State Apartments of Henry VIII and feel the heat of the fire in the Tudor kitchens
  • Feel the heat of the fire in Henry's Tudor Kitchens
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Hop on the train from London's Waterloo station and travel to Hampton Court Palace. After a short 32-minute ride to Hampton Court station, use your ticket for entrance to a place that is actually 2 palaces. It is a magnificent Tudor palace, developed by Cardinal Wolsey and later Henry VIII, standing next to a Baroque palace that was built by William III and Mary II.  By the time of his death in 1547 Henry VIII had over 60 houses, but in the latter part of his reign none were more important to him than Hampton Court Palace. Visit the king’s apartments as one of his courtiers, wearing a Tudor cloak and sneaking down to the vast kitchens where banquets were prepared for as many as 1,000 guests. The splendid apartments of William and Mary in the Baroque Palace date from the late 17th century when they ruled jointly. From the apartments there are spectacular views of the gardens. You can explore the 60 acres of beautiful palace gardens that run down to the River Thames. You’ll see sparkling fountains and glorious seasonal displays of hundreds of thousands of flowering bulbs. Between December 5 and January 3 2021, families can follow the garden fairy trail and discover ten magical installations, along with stories of Christmas traditions from the past. Hampton Court Palace will be transformed into a Christmas wonderland with activities and displays guaranteed to get all the family into the festive spirit. Cooking demonstrations showing what King Henry VIII and his courtiers ate at Christmastime will be held in the Tiltyard area from 19-23 December and 27 December-3 January 2021.
  • Entrance to Hampton Court Palace and Gardens
  • Guide
  • Transportation to and from Hampton Court Palace
Covid-19 precautions

Customers must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks

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  • Due to ongoing COVID-19 preventative measures, audio guides currently unavailable
  • Traveling to Hampton Court Palace from London is nice and easy; the 32-minute ride from London's Waterloo station takes you directly to Hampton Court station
  • Photographic ID is required when exchanging your voucher
  • If you choose to make a donation to conserve the Hampton Court Palace, this donation will be gifted in its entirety to Historic Royal Palaces, the charity that looks after Hampton Court, for the purposes of maintaining and presenting the palace. Get Your Guide receives no fee or commission for any donation made. Historic Royal Palaces is registered with the Charity Commission for England and Wales (No. 1068852).
  • Note that time slots must be booked in advance. Opening hours Monday to Friday are 10:00 AM to 4.30 PM (last time slot 3.30 PM) Saturday and Sunday 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM (last time slot 3.30 PM). Gardens close at 6:00 PM. Magic Garden is open. The Maze remains closed.
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It was the most wonderful experience in every way . All the straff without exception were charming and helpful . We specifically came to see the Bacton Altar Cloth and it exceeded all our expectations .The temporary cafe under difficult conditions provided a delicious lunch . All in all a memorable day and well worth the entry fee .

February 10, 2020

Hampton Court was impressive. Audio guide helpful but could have been better arranged. Interesting to learn more of life of Henry and his wives. Actors recreating scenes enhanced the experience. Very awkward to get to Palace. Clear directions would have saved time. Trains not running to Hampton Court made things difficult that day.

January 19, 2020

It was not well sign posted to the disabled parking and the attendant was a bit vague. Once we were in the palace though we were very pleased and the kitchens were especially fun. Well done to the 2 gentlemen in costume. We were also very grateful to the young lady in the main gist shop for her help in getting the Christmas baubles we wanted.

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November 2, 2019

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