Is Hampton Court Palace worth visiting?

Hampton Court is so amazing because there are several different areas to explore, different parts of the palace and history. Compared to Windsor Castle, it was a vast amount of exploring and worth a whole day. They have characters that periodically act out scenes to involve you in the history and was really fun.

What should I wear to Hampton Court Flower Show?

Wear suitable clothing for an outdoor event. Open-toed shoes and high heels are not usually appropriate footwear. Bank and cloakroom facilities are available within the showground.

Can you take your own picnic to Hampton Court Festival?

Picnics. You are welcome to bring a picnic to enjoy in the iconic gardens.

How many people attend the Hampton Court Flower Show?

140,000 visitors
Regularly attracting over 140,000 visitors across six days, and spread over 34 acres; the RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival is the world’s largest annual flower show.

How long should you spend at Hampton Court Palace?

We recommend spending at least 3 hours here.

Is Hampton Court or Windsor Castle better?

It really depends on your family’s interest. Windsor Castle is much more “castle-ey”, and Hampton Court is a palace (i.e. not designed for defense but to look good). Windsor of course is where the Queen still lives. Hampton Court has connections to the Tudors and William and Mary.

Is Hampton Court Flower Show muddy?

While there are some indoor spaces to shelter in if it’s a wet day, most of the festival is held on open ground so it can get muddy.

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How big is the Hampton Court Flower Show?

34 acres
RHS Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival is the world’s largest annual flower show, stretching over 34 acres. It is a celebration of gardening set in the historic grounds of Hampton Court Palace within easy reach of central London.

Is Hampton Court a good day out?

If you’re visiting London, a day trip to Hampton Court Palace is a must. Only 35 minutes by train from London Waterloo, it’s a great day out for all ages.