Set in stunning grounds, Blenheim Palace is home to the 12th Duke and Duchess of Marlborough, and the birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill. Take a tour and learn about the 300-year history of this National Treasure.
Please check the Blenheim Palace website for opening times and planned closures before you travel: www.blenheimpalace.com/visitus/opening-times
A visit to Blenheim Palace offers an unforgettable experience. It’s a chance to share the splendours of Baroque architecture designed in the 1700s by Vanbrugh and Hawksmoor, to wonder at the collections of art, tapestry and antiques, and to explore the Park and Gardens and discover landscapes crafted by Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown to form magnificent vistas of English countryside.
If you are visiting Blenheim Palace for the first time, it has 300 years of history and 2000 acres of beautiful landscapes for you to discover. With just a single day, you can enjoy guided tours of the Palace, home to the Dukes of Marlborough and the greatest Briton, Sir Winston Churchill. You will find exhibits that tell the story of their lives, and the lives of those who have run the Palace and Estate for three centuries, through diaries, artefacts, photographs and film.
With a rich variety of cultural highlights spanning the calendar, you can indulge in their programme of special events; from medieval jousting displays, Christmas Lights, big stage music Nocturnes and contemporary art installations.
Travelling from Hanborough? There's no need to worry about travel plans. Simply catch the BP1 service from Hanborough and be transported back in time in true comfort.
Travel the greener way and get 30% off your ticket
Help conserve Blenheim Palace for future generations by travelling to Blenheim by train, bus, bike (or foot) and receive 30% discount on your entry ticket. Use the code GREEN30 for discount during online checkout and show proof of travel by bus, train or bike on arrival. Offer valid for Palace, Park & Garden tickets (not Park & Gardens only tickets).Visit the Good Journey page to learn more.