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Hampton Court Palace

Hampton Court Palace

Historic House

Contact

Hampton Court Palace

0870 752 7777

Address

East Molesey,
Surrey,
KT8 9AU

Events at this Venue

date event
Fri 25 Nov - Sun 8 Jan Hampton Court Palace Ice Rink
Sat 3 - Tue 20 Dec History where it happened!
Fri 9 - Sun 11 Dec BBC Good Food Festive Fayre
Sun 11 Dec Choral Evensong
Sat 17 - Sun 18 Dec Festive 16th century music weekend
Sun 18 Dec Choral Evensong

Details

500 years of royal history. Impressive architecture and opulent interiors of the state apartments and the vast Tudor kitchens. 60 acres of stunning riverside gardens including the world famous maze.
Discover the flamboyant Tudor King Henry VIII, who is most associated with this majestic palace. Henry lavished money on fabulous tapestries and paintings, housed and fed a huge court and pursued a succession of wives, political power and independence from Rome. Come and enjoy the splendour, the opulence and the tales of the fascinating royals who resided at Hampton Court Palace for over 500 years.

Credit cards accepted (no fee)Disabled accessDisabled toiletsEnglish Heritage PropertyGift shopOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toilets

Children welcomeDisabled access

Opening details

Palace and Maze: 29 March - 24 October 2015 (summer)
Monday - Sunday 10am-6pm
Last ticket sold: 5pm
Last entry into the maze: 5:15pm
3, 4 and 5 April 2015: Please note that the Maze closes at 3:45pm and the gardens close at 4pm.

Palace and Maze: 25 October 2015 - 26 March 2016 (winter)
Monday - Sunday 10am-4:30pm
Last ticket sold: 3:30pm
Last entry into the maze: 3:45pm

Note Hampton Court Palace, the Maze and the Formal Gardens are closed 24, 25 and 26 December each year.

Home Park (including both Jubilee Gates)
May to July 7am-9pm
April, August and September 7am-9pm
March and October 7am-6:45pm
All other times 7am-5:30pm

For further information or to check that the above times have not been temporarily changed, please call 0844 482 7777 shortly before your visit.

Prices

1 March - 31 Oct 2015
On the gate:
Adults £19.30; Children (5 - 16) £9.70; Children (under 5) free; Students (with ID) and Senior Citizens £16; Family £48.20.
Online rate:
Adults: £18.20; Children £9.10; Students and Senior Citizens £14.90; Family £44.90.

Palace, maze and gardens ticket prices bought at the palace, excluding the voluntary donation are: Adult £17.50; Child £8.75; Concessions £14.50; Family £43.80.

1 Nov 2015 - 29 Feb 2016
On the gate:
Adults £18.20; Children £9.10; Students (with ID) and Senior Citizens £25.40; Family £46.80.
Online rate:
Adults: £17.10; Children £8.60; Students and Senior Citizens £14.30; Family £43.50.

Palace, maze and gardens ticket prices bought at the palace, excluding the voluntary donation are: Adult £16.50; Child £8.25; Concessions £14.00; Family £42.50.


Group discount available to groups of 15 or more.


The Maze at Hampton Court: Adults - £4.40; Children - £2.75; Family - £13.20.

Formal Gardens only, Adults - £5.80; Concessions - £4.90; Children up to 15 - free.

Location

Directions

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Map reference: TQ 149686  Lat: 51.40479 Long: -0.34950

By car: The palace is located on the A308 and is well signposted from all the major local roads. From the M25 take either exit 10 on to the A307 or exit 12 on to the A308. The palace is also accessible via the A3 and then the A309.
By train: South West Trains run services direct from London Waterloo to Hampton Court. The journey takes only 35 minutes and the palace is a 2-minute walk across the bridge from the station.
By bus: Bus routes: 111, 216, 411, 451, 461, 718, R68, 416, 513, 267 (Summer Sundays only).
By River boat: From Richmond or Kingston with Turk Launches (April - mid September) and from Westminster with Westminster Passenger Cruises (April - September).
For further information visit www.tfl.gov.uk

Car parking
Green car park - pay and display
Charges from 08.00 - 20.00
£1.00 per hour until 30 April 2015
£1.50 per hour from 1 May 2015

Palace car park - pay on foot
Charges from 08.00 - 20.00
£1.50 per hour until 30 April 2015
£1.60 per hour from 1 May 2015

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport

Facilities

  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • English Heritage PropertyEnglish Heritage Property
  • Gift shopGift shop
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access