Opening and closing times

Information on seasonal hours and planned closures

Information on seasonal hours and planned closures

Updated 25 March. In line with Public Health England guidance, we have taken the decision to close all six of our palaces and gardens until 31st May. We will be reviewing this and will keep you updated. Please read our statement for further information. Read our statement

Opening times

Banqueting House is open daily except 24 - 26 December and 01 January, but will occasionally close early for private events. Please check our closures section below before you travel.


Open daily (01 January - 31 December)

Monday-Sunday: 10:00 - 17:00

Last admission: 16:30


Last admission is 45 minutes prior to the Banqueting House closing, unless otherwise stated.

Closures and notices

Planned closures

The Banqueting House occasionally closes early for private events.

Last admission is 45 minutes prior to the Banqueting House closing, unless otherwise stated.

April 2020

  • 15 April 2020: closed from 16:00
  • 23 April 2020: closed from 16:00
  • 27 April 2020: closed all day
  • 28 April 2020: closed all day
  • 29 April 2020: closed all day
  • 30 April 2020: closed from 16:00

Need more information?

Before visiting, to ensure that the Banqueting House will be open, please contact us at info@hrp.org.uk and we will aim to respond within 24 hours.