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Palace of Light at Hampton Court Palace

Experience the palace’s gardens and courtyards after dark as you’ve never seen them before.

Enter within your 15-minute timeslot. For example, if your timeslot starts at 17.15, you can enter between 17.15 and 17.30.

HRP Members get half-price entry and exclusive member-only timeslots - please login using the login link above and return to this page to book. Please only book member tickets for those included on your valid membership card.

Come prepared with suitable clothing and footwear, as the trail is open-air and the route includes uneven surfaces of gravel and cobblestones.

Check your visit options and select your tickets below:

Visit the Palace of Light trail only:
  • For Palace of Light trail only (excludes Hampton Court Palace day admission), please choose 'Light trail only' tickets below.
  • Normal day admission to Hampton Court Palace is not included in this ticket.
  • For groups of 15 or more visiting Palace of Light trail only, click here to see group discount tickets only.
  • • * Carer and Disabled Companion tickets can be booked online, please see the event’s access information to check eligiblity.

  • Visit the Palace of Light trail + Hampton Court Palace day admission with 10% off:
    • To visit Hampton Court Palace during the day and visit the Palace of Light trail afterwards please choose 'Light trail with day visit' tickets below.
    • Choose this ticket type to get a 10% discount on standard Hampton Court Palace admission.
    • With this option, each visitor will receive a single combined ticket to be scanned for entry to both the Palace and the Palace of Light trail, so please do not throw away or delete your ticket as it will need to be shown twice.

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