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Hampton Court Palace Entrance Ticket

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    Discover the lavish spaces where the notorious Henry VIII once resided, indulged and—occasionally—terrorized his court, particularly his six unfortunate wives. Make your own way to Hampton Court Palace and avoid regular wait times with priority entrance.
    Once inside, explore independently or join a guided tour to learn about the extravagant palace that evolved from humble beginnings as a grange in the 13th century. Acquired by capricious King Henry in the 1520s, the estate grew in size and grandeur, replete with fine tapestries, furnishings, and art. Along the tour, see the Great Hall, the State Apartments, and the enormous royal kitchens. Built to feed the indulgent king and his court of 600 people twice daily, these kitchens were the largest of Tutor England.
    Families may enjoy the Family Trails tour, a kid-focused palace walk, and a visit to Hampton’s Family Room, a designated space for children to rest and play.
    After your tour through the magnificent palace interior, head outside to the surrounding gardens. Wander through the unique Privy Gardens, the Great Vine and the Hampton Court Maze—touted as the most famous maze in the world. Fortunately, with no tangental paths to stump you, you won’t get lost within it!
    Do you want to visit more Royal sites?
    Consider the flexible and convenient Royal Palaces Pass. Valid for two years from purchase, this pass offers skip-the-line access to the Tower of London, Hampton Court, and Kensington Palace. Explore some of England’s grandest landmarks at your leisure!
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    This was my second visit to HC and I'm certain to return !! If you love British history then please take the journey to explore this amazing architectural masterpiece !! I suggest doing your homework first though, brush-up on the story behind the palace ie...King...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank S745NClauras
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    We are a family of four who went to Hampton Court Castle while on holiday from the States. What an impressive pace to visit! The tapestries alone were worth the visit! We loved every second of it. We arrived by bus and didn't find that...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank 207momof4
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I have always wanted to visit Hampton Court Palace and when opportunity arose with a weekend in this area, I looked at best option to buy tickets. Saturday in peak season...so the skip the line option via Trip Advisor seemed best option. However Hampton court...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Jackie L
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Our favorite castle so far. Coming back in 4 weeks it's on my list to revisit. Liked that is wasn't over whelmed with art exhibits and modern art , it was kept true to it's era.

    Date of experience: September 2018
    Thank donna r
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    It was a very hot day, so maybe that was the reason Hampton Court Palace was less crowded than normal. There were no lines to wait in to enter. It is stated on the ticket receipt to take a printed copy with you. This you...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
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