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Hampton Court Palace

A308, East Molesey KT8 9AU, England
+44 870 752 7777
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Castles, Historic Sites, Mysterious Sites, Gardens, Cultural
Activities: Group tours/walking tour, Ice skating
Owner description: Visit the famous hedge maze, Tudor knot garden and the state...
Useful Information: Activities for young children, Activities for older children
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Type: Castles, Historic Sites, Mysterious Sites, Gardens, Cultural
Activities: Group tours/walking tour, Ice skating
Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Owner description: Visit the famous hedge maze, Tudor knot garden and the state apartments at this splendid red-brick Tudor Palace, which is set in formal gardens and open parkland along the Thames River.
Useful Information: Activities for young children, Activities for older children
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London, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
18 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014 NEW

Had a great day out at Hampton Court Palace. 2 for 1 voucher made it great value for money and extremely worth it. There was so much to see and do that it felt like the day was rushed and 2 might have been better, with a separate day for seeing the gardens and maze. Especially as we were lucky... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014 NEW

A dire experience at £10. There are 6 'events': the maze with strips of green lights on the ground, a tunnel of lights, lights that light up trees when people talk into the 2 microphones, some lights floating in the pond, a small platform that lights up the back of the palace when people jump on it and some lights... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 NEW

We spent half day at hampton court and thoroughly enjoyed our visit. The only disappointment was the Henry VIII early years tour was closed for maintenance. The story of the palace is told very well through information boards in each room that provided just enough of a description without causing information overload. A special mention is given to the actors... More 

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newcastle
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 NEW

Really disappointing. We've been to the Syon Park Enchanted Forest Lights and hoped it would be similar. But was disappointed. Very few lights and £10 per person definitely not worth it. Syon Park's lights are on a different month but cheaper and 10 times better -they were magical!

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Braintree, England, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014 NEW

We used Tesco vouchers to help cut the cost of the trip which can help out. The website tells you there is very limited parking ay Hampton Court and suggests using a BR car park near by - for reference all day on a Saturday cost £6 to park and £2 on a Sunday. After you have bought your tickets... More 

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Surrey, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014 NEW

Have been working here all week and a although not been inside as working in the grounds the staff take a massive amount of pride in their work and attitude, from the gardens team to the rangers and palace staff always happy to help and answer questions. Food in the cafe is expensive but very nice and good portions, we... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

One thing about these Royal Palaces which is obvious to you: it is a deliberate impressing on the subjects of the king just how things really are: he is in charge, and you had better do as you are told.. or else! As with the Tower of London, here is power politics in play. Observe the vast machinery of courtly... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Not the most impressive castle I have ever visited but certainly worth the visit, even when visiting london for a few days. You need all day. The maze is just ok. The appartments of the kings grand. The gardens very nice. One small room was just a jewel box. The actors were better than I had expected.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Fantastic experience, thoroughly enjoyable. Staff were incredible and the fountain of knowledge that some of them had was amazing. You really got the history within history from them. (Thanks Reggie.) 3 Days stay at Fish Court, through the Landmark Trust was one of the most enjoyable experiences I have had in a long time. As mentioned, the staff went above... More 

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

A fabulous morning using the audio tour guide at the Pa Ace. A tour steeped in history and well worth the money. Historical facts and artefacts abound as you follow the life and lives of Henry VIII. A good lunch of pie and pies. Highly recommended.

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