Horrible Histories at Hampton Court

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Private tour of Hampton Court A 3½-hour walking tour with your own private expert guide, exploring the State rooms and learning about the artworks
Private tour of Hampton Court and Windsor This private tour includes your own expert driver/guide, with door-to-door transport included
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0203 166 6000

Dates and ticket price

Dates & Time:
Performances last 1 hour
10 AM to 6 PM (Mon-Sun, Apr-Oct); 10 AM to 4.30 PM (Mon-Sun, Nov-Mar); Last entry 1 hour before closing, but 45 mins for the maze
Tickets & Cost:
Adult £10; Child £5
Cost including admission to the palace -- Adult £14; Child £7
See hrp.org.uk

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The people behind Horrible Histories will be coming to Hampton Court Palace to tell us all about those Gorgeous Georgians and Vile Victorians.

You'll see the Georgians prancing about in powdered wigs and pantaloons, learn all about their personal hygiene problems, and see whether the Victorian poor manage to escape the misery of the mines and the filth of the factories.

Note: The show will take place in the East Front Gardens of the palace. It will be open-air with grass seating -- so you might want to bring a blanket to sit on.


Talk about Horrible Histories

Craig’s review of Hampton Court Palace – “If you grew up within ten miles of Hampton Court Palace then this place was your educational day out. This is how they'd teach you some British history. They'd cram fifty kids into a big bus and then make you troop around the grounds for two hours counting up the Tudor chimneys (because every single chimney is different, you see -- and if you came here ten thousand ti… continued”

Read Craig’s review of Hampton Court Palace

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