We would like to inform you that we will be closed at certain times in June and July for a large private event. 

  • From 27th June to 7th July the Palace will be closed. 
  • From 29th June to 6th July the Palace and Formal Gardens will be closed. 
  • The Park, Walled Garden, Pizzeria, Oxfordshire Pantry Café, Shop and toilets will remain open. 

These types of events help us restore and conserve the Palace, Park and Gardens, so everyone can continue to enjoy this beautiful place. 

We will be back in July with many exciting events and exhibitions including our Paul Maze and Winston Churchill: Companions of the Brush exhibition (11th July – 13th November) and The Peter Rabbit Garden Adventure (6th July – 3rd September).


Home to the 12th Duke and Duchess of Marlborough and birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill, Blenheim Palace is a true masterpiece of 18th century baroque architecture.

Discover the beauty of this World Heritage Site amongst over 2000 acres of ‘Capability’ Brown parkland and Formal Gardens.

Blenheim Palace is not only an iconic part of history, but also a living, changing experience with a wealth of sporting and cultural events, themed exhibitions and tours throughout the year.

New exhibitions for 2022 include the Churchill ExhibitionStables Exhibition and Cecil Beaton, Celebrating Celebrity Exhibition.  Alongside these new exhibitions, Blenheim have launched a new dog-friendly ‘Where’s Wilf’ trail around the grounds, an Easter Entertainment programme, plus a wealth of events throughout the year.

For full details of any restrictions due to Covid-19 please see the Blenheim Palace website.

Offer for alumni

30% discount on full price palace park and garden tickets only.

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Ticket information

Please note that due to a private event, Blenheim will be closed on some dates in February and March.  See the Blenheim website for full details.

Current prices can be found on the ‘Book Tickets’ page of Blenheim Palace website.

Palace, Parkland and Formal Gardens ticket includes:

  • Entrance to the Palace State Rooms with FREE audio guide, available in 9 languages. Access to the Churchill Exhibition and interactive 'untold story' experience.
  • Access to the Formal Gardens, 2000 acres of landscaped Parkland, and the Family Pleasure Gardens.

In addition if you donate your admission on arrival, you will be entitled to convert your ticket to a free Annual Pass.

How to claim

Please show your My Oxford Card at the entrance.

Go to Blenheim Palace’s website