RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival

Join us for a fun-filled celebration of summer set in the stunning surroundings of Hampton Court Palace

Join us for a fun-filled celebration of summer set in the stunning surroundings of Hampton Court Palace


6-11 July 2021. Preview evening 5 July 2021.

Tuesday to Saturday: 10.00-19.00, Sunday: 10.00-17.00

Ticketing information

Tickets are available now via the RHS website and are separate to your Hampton Court Palace admission ticket.

Separate ticket (advance booking required)

Buy tickets at the RHS website

The RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival returns to bring bountiful blooms and innovative garden design to the height of summer 2021. Promising a magical mix of gardens, plants, flowers, shopping, live music and delicious food, why not make a date with a sensational summer's day out in the gorgeous grounds of Hampton Court Palace.

Explore fabulous Show, Lifestyle and Global Impact Gardens filled with ideas to try at home, and visit the famous Floral Marquee, supported by St. James’s Place Wealth Management, where you can chat with a range of expert plants people and view beautiful and unusual blooms of every colour. Discover the joys and benefits of growing-your-own and the edible delights of our community allotments, and visit the sweet-smelling Festival of Roses where you can indulge in tea and cake surrounded by 2021’s Rose of the Year winner.

From contemporary to traditional, there will be plenty of handy tips for revitalising and replenishing green spaces at the Festival. Hear from celebrity and expert speakers on gardening, floristry, design, food, wellbeing and more, and enjoy bespoke home and garden shopping from artisan trade stands. With the popular school's competitions and fun-filled family activities returning to the festival, there's plenty to entertain children of all ages.

Discover the solace of gardens, plants and the great outdoors at this celebratory festival, the perfect place to create lasting memories and explore new green passions with friends and family.

There's more exciting highlights to be announced, so keep an eye on rhs.org.uk/hamptoncourt for all the latest news and updates.

Join us at the preview evening

For something extra special, discover show gardens at sunset at the unmissable Preview Evening. This unique event combines first class flowers, live entertainment and fireworks in the shadow of the iconic Hampton Court Palace.

2019 highlights

RHS and Viking logos on a white background
Aerial view of a formal garden with green lawns on either side of a main path running towards the baroque palace. A fountain runs in the foreground at the centre of the path
Things to see

Take time to explore and relax in these world-renowned gardens without the usual crowds.


Hampton Court Palace

Included in all admission tickets (members go free)

The Privy Garden at Hampton Court Palace, showing bright planting and baroque architecture under a clear blue sky
Things to see

Explore the Privy Garden, now restored to its former glory and complete with its intricate Tijou Screen.


Hampton Court Palace

Included in palace admission (members go free)

The Kitchen Garden at Hampton Court Palace under a bright blue sky. Showing varieties of planting in the foreground and the Tudor palace in the background
Things to see

Experience the recreated Kitchen Garden, which would have fed the Georgian royals and now supplies Henry VIII's Kitchens.


Hampton Court Palace

Included in gardens admission (members go free)

Selection of plates and cutlery on a blanket

Shop picnicware

Enjoy fine dining outdoors with our magnificent picnic hampers. Discover our luxury hampers and exquisite picnic blankets.

From £19.99

A selection of products from Royal Palace collection
Royal Palace fine bone china dessert plate 30142978.  Royal Palace luxury ceramic bauble 30169631. Royal Palace fine bone china tea for two gift set 30162646 comprising of two cups and saucers and tea strainer, Royal Palace china tea po

Shop afternoon tea gifts and accessories

Exclusive English fine bone chine tea sets inspired by our historic royal palaces. Collect our traditional Palace china afternoon tea sets, with designs including elements from all our royal palaces.

From £10.00

Historic Royal Palaces retail product - drinking glasses, books and deer cushion

Shop homewares

In our home section you will find stylish lifestyle home accessories and furnishings, including cushions, tapestries, ornaments and much more which will add those finishing touches to make your room complete.

From £9.99