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Hampton Court Palace

Volume 131: debated on Thursday 14 April 1988

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To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment if he will set out in the Official Report the figures for the takings at Hampton Court palace for Easter weekend 1988 with the corresponding figures for Easter weekend in 1987, 1986, 1985 and 1984 and such previous years for which figures are conveniently available.

The information is as follows:

Admission takings

£
Sales takings

£
Maze car park

£
Total

£
198834,94210,57336,87552,390
198733,0408,3975,76347,200
1986110,6833,4263,24817,357
198522,1496,4394,27432,862
1984215,8504,3054,24224,397
1 Closed Easter Monday 1986, following major fire.
2 Closed Good Friday in 1984 and previous years.
3 From 27 March 1988, entry to the maze is free to those paying to enter the state apartments (full price £2·80).
Except for 1984 and 1986, all figures relate to Good Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday.
Figures for years prior to 1984 not readily available.