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KIds love it

Great fun for the children, amazing play area, fully interactive. Realax and chill out with a... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Even better than before

Our second visit and we were pleased to see that some of the minor snags from the first year have... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2018
Greater London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Great fun for the children, amazing play area, fully interactive. Realax and chill out with a coffee whilst watching your children enjoying themselves

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Markxyz1234
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The kids had a great time exploring here. The queues get really really long in the summer though to get in. Nice day out with the maze and Hampton court gardens.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Faff14
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Our second visit and we were pleased to see that some of the minor snags from the first year have been fixed. Our two boys loved it and would happily have stayed for hours (in reality we left after about two).

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank meg1199
Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

We visited here as a party of 3 adults plus a 14 and 11 year old. There’s a lovely sunken central area of artificial grass to laze around on, plenty of seating, and more importantly stacks for the children to do. Slides, things to climb,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Nicola S
Reviewed 24 October 2018

This was opened in 2016, and is a very welcome addition as a sweetener for children of a wide age-range (who may otherwise find a full day in Hampton Court Palace too educational). Lots of places for children to explore and to hide in, plenty...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Seehanes
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Fantastic couple of hours spent here with friends. The children's age range was from 7-12 & they had a ball. I thought it was good value as the entrance fee covered the maze as well. One word of warning though - take your own water!...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank RS351
Reviewed 17 September 2018

My wife and I decided we would have a look around the gardens at Hampton court and loved it, very well maintained and free to look around.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank drbaldy
Reviewed 31 August 2018

Beautiful children's play area, the best we have every seen. Whoever designed it has done an amazing job.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank TracyFinding
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Right near Hampton Court Palace (and included in the ticket, though you can just pay less to just go to the Magic Garden) is this wee gem of a play area for kids of varying ages. Water features to splash in, a giant dragon to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Kiwicraig78
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

The kids weren’t the only ones who enjoyed the hour we spent inside the Magic Garden! From the small beach play area and pop up fountains to the bridges and slides and treehouses, and the benches that go from biggest to smallest, we thoroughly Enjoyed...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank jenniferf730
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