The Magic Garden at Hampton Court Palace

The Magic Garden at Hampton Court Palace

The Magic Garden at Hampton Court Palace is open from March to October and is a great place to explore with the whole family don’t miss the dragon or the moat.


Explore our exciting new interactive play garden for families. Populated by mysterious mythical beasts, with battlements to storm, towers to besiege, and even a secret grotto to discover, the Magic Garden is a new and unique way for your family to explore the palace’s past. Set within King Henry VIII’s former Tiltyard, where the elaborate spectacle of the Tudor tournament played out, the new garden takes inspiration from the fairy-tale-like quality of the Tudor Palace.

With 8 different areas to explore including a dragon and a moat it is fun for all the family.


Opening Hours

March – October

Daily 10.00am – 6.00pm (last entry 5.15pm)

Closed during the winter.



This is admission to the palace, maze and gardens, plus a multi-language audio guide, costumed guided tours, children’s activity trails, entry to the Cumberland Art Gallery, Magic Garden, the Young Henry VIII exhibition and much more!

Adult online £19.80, Adult gate £21.00

Child (5-16) online £9.90, Child gate £10.50

Under 5’s FREE


Admission to the Magic Garden & Maze only

Adult £7.70

Child (5-16) £5.50

Family (up to 2 adults & 3 children) £22.00

Under 5’s FREE