Sunday 6 May 2018

Historic Royal Palaces - What's On

Henry VIIIs Kitchens
No one does feasting like the Tudors
Hampton Court Palace
5 May - 2 September

Experience the sights, sounds and smells of Henry VIII’s Kitchens, brought to life like never before.

Explore the newly renovated kitchens and immerse yourself in Henry VIII's world using new interactive technology and sensory experiences. Meet our historic cooks and discover how more than 800 meals were prepared each day and book your place to hear fascinating experts talks about the history of royal food.
Tudor kitchens
What's on this month:
Anne Boleyn
The last days of Anne Boleyn
Tower of London
5 May - 28 August

Step into history and follow the last days of Anne Boleyn in this new outdoor theatre performance at the Tower of London. Explore the Tudor Queen's tragic story from her imprisonment, through to her trial and execution and watch as events dramatically unfold within the walls of the famous fortress.
Anne Boleyn
Royal Weddings
Explore royal wedding history
Kensington Palace

Explore the history of royal weddings through our Victoria Revealed and Diana: Her Fashion Story exhibitions. With preparations underway for the wedding of HRH Prince Harry and Ms Meghan Markle we explore the theme of royal weddings and highlight some treasured wedding objects on display in our current exhibitions at Kensington Palace. 
Hampton Court Palace
The Gorgeous Georgians and Vile Victorians
Hampton Court Palace 
26 May - 2 June May half term

From the long line of King Georges to a deadly outbreak of cholera in Victorian London, dive into the most gruesome parts of British history and meet characters from the past, in this special production of Horrible Histories live on stage this May half term.
Horrible Histories
Diana: her fashion story
Diana: Her Fashion Story
Kensington Palace
New outfits now on display

Trace the evolution of Diana, Princess of Wales' style from the demure, romantic dresses and outfits of her first public appearances, to the glamour, elegance and confidence of her later life. To celebrate the success of this highly- acclaimed exhibition, new garments from Diana's most iconic fashion moments have been added for 2018.