Trumpets, tents and tournaments

Live performance

Live performance

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



Daily at various times

Ticketing information

Included in palace admission (members go free)

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Meet characters from the past as you explore Henry VIII's Tudor palace

Look out for opportunities to bump into our presenters in costume throughout the day at various times and locations on the Tudor route. 

Tudor musician in the Great Watching Chamber at Hampton Court Palace

Music at court

Join our musicians to listen to a range of court music.

29 February – 29 March
Saturday and Sunday only
11.00, 11.30, 12.15, 12.45, 13.45, 14.30, 15.15 (15 mins)
Great Watching Chamber

The ceiling of the Great Watching Chamber showing gold decoration and Tudor symbols.
Things to see

Discover Henry VIII’s State Apartments and the battle for power at the Tudor court in the Great Watching Chamber.

Open daily

Hampton Court Palace

Included in palace admission (members go free)

A family of two women, a boy and a girl look around them in Base Court of Hampton Court Palace

Your adventure awaits! Explore Hampton Court Palace together with one of our activity trails.

Available daily

Hampton Court Palace

Included in palace admission (members go free)