The Hampton Court Palace Show Preview Night is on 2 July 2018.
Turk Launches run a shuttle boat service from Hampton Court station to the palace gates. This saves you a 20 minute walk.
Just exit the station from the Thames entrance and you will see the Turk Launches stand outside where you can purchase tickets.
Ticket price is £3.20 per journey.
The shuttle boat will be running from 4pm until 11pm on preview night. The shuttle boat service will then continue throughout flower show week 3 – 8 July, along with a full timetable of boat trips from Kingston and Richmond.
On a beautiful summer evening, could there be a better night out than cruising along the river Thames with all your friends, dancing the night away?
No stifling pub or club to navigate. Just one of the most scenic routes along the Thames, a very lively dance floor, tasty fish & chip supper – and a relaxing outside deck where you can chill out and watch the night sky over a good natter.
The Turk’s disco cruise is an ideal night out for a birthday, a great work’s get together and a different way to meet up with friends.
Here’s what happens:
- 8pm depart from Turk’s Pier, Kingston
- Enjoy a 4 hour evening disco cruise taking in views of Hampton Court Palace and the cosmopolitan riversides of Kingston & Richmond
- A fish & chip supper is delivered fresh to the boat during the evening by Mr Chips
- Return midnight
Tickets are £27 and include the fish & chip supper. Tickets must be pre-booked.
Disco cruise dates for 2018:
- Friday June 22nd
- Friday July 20th
- Friday August 17th
- Friday September 14th
Christmas Disco cruises 2018
- Friday December 7th
- Friday December 14th
Just complete the reservation form below.
When you have family or friends to stay, why not kick back and relax for a few hours along the river Thames where there are plenty of activities happening.
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Could there be a more mesmeric way to watch a great film than beneath the stars on a warm summers’ evening at the Hampton Court Palace Luna Cinema?
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We can’t rely on the sun to be out all the time, but when it does shine there’s nothing better than a picnic. It can be one of the most cost effective and fun ways to entertain friends, family and the kids.
Just pack all your favourite goodies into your cool bag or hamper and a couple of games or books with your picnic blanket, and you’re all set.
During the school holidays you can als0 take advantage of our boat trip offer Monday – Wednesday where a child can travel for free per full fare paying adult
BBC Good Food Festival at Hampton Court Palace returns August Bank Holiday weekend 27th – 29th August 2016.
A festival of food, drink and live music can be found in the idyllic palace grounds.
To make an extra special day of it and avoid travel and parking hassle – you can arrive by boat!
Extra boat trips will be running all weekend
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