Enjoy summer family entertainment at Blenheim Palace – Britain’s Greatest Palace. The lineup of events and activities will ensure everyone has a fantastic time so you can create cherished memories together this season. Here are some of our top picks to pack into your Blenheim Palace summer itinerary…!
Take a boat out on the Great Lake with a loved one, or get active and paddleboard or kayak for an ‘oar-some’ summer day out. You will have the opportunity to see the Palace, the Grand Bridge and the Gardens like never before.
Walk behind the scenes of blockbusters on the Lights, Camera, Action! Tour to discover the filming locations for Harry Potter, James Bond, Gulliver’s Travels, and the new Netflix series, Queen Charlotte: A Bridgerton Story.
Escape the noise of every day life and spend some time in the Formal Gardens. The Gardens surround the Palace and include the majestic Water Terraces, the Duke’s Private Italian Garden, the tranquil Secret Garden with hidden treasures, the Churchill Memorial Garden and the beautifully delicate Rose Garden.
Young adventurers are in for a treat at the Adventure Playground, complete with slides, swings, climbing frames, and more. Let their imaginations run wild as they conquer the Summer Quest to be in with the chance to win a prize worth over £2,500.
Step back in time and explore the impressive State Rooms. Engage your imagination with a Palace tour, where tales from the past will transport you to another era. Step into the Birth Room of Sir Winston Churchill, and then continue your journey with a Walk in Churchill’s Footsteps throughout the Palace, Park and Formal Gardens to find his favourite places.
Indulge your taste buds at one of the many eateries at Blenheim Palace. From casual dining to elegant Afternoon Tea, there are options to suit everyone. Savour locally sourced ingredients prepared by the chefs as you soak up the views.
Please see important ticketing information below.
Some activities are at an additional price.
Visit the individual activity page for more information.
All tickets must be purchased in advance.