A stones throw from Kingston-Upon- Thames is Magnificent Hampton Court Palace. A must see destination for May 2019

A Palace fit for a King

2.5 miles from Kingston –Upon-Thames

There is something about palaces that are magical and makes you feel like you have stepped back in time. This is a spectacular building with wonderful gardens and river views, saturated in fascinating history that goes back as early as 1236.

Hampton Court Palace is a ‘Tudor Palace’ and one of only two surviving palaces out of the many owned and acquired by Henry VIII.

Learn about the public dramas and private lives of Henry VIII, his wives and children in the world of the Tudor court. Admire Henry’s Great Hall, the infamous Haunted Gallery and the Tudor kitchens. Discover the spectacular baroque palace built for William III and Mary II and meander the beautiful, extensive gardens complete with water features, restored kitchen garden, maze and a surprise new edition for the children.

The palace is a feww miles from Kingston-Upon- Thames and accessible by bus, train, road or  via a lovely river walk over Kingston-Upon-Thames bridge.

Hampton Court Palace, East Molesey, Surrey, KT8 9AU.

Monday-Sunday- 10:00-18:00
Last admission- 17:00