ATTRACTIONS  - Royal Palaces  

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Kensington Palace - Tower of London - Hampton Court Palace - Banqueting House


Kensington Palace

Kensington Palace was originaly completed around 1605 and is probably best known as being the London home of late Princess Diana and Princess Margaret.

Highlights on show include the Kings Apartments with a magnificient collection of Old Masters.

The Palace is also home of the Royal Ceremonial Dress Collection, a unique display of royal, ceremonial and court dress including a selection of dresses worn and owned by HM Queen Elizabeth II and Diana Princess of Wales.

Kensington Gardens, London W8  

Tel. 020

Tube:

High Street Kensington

Lancaster Gate

Rail:

Paddington

Open:  Daily

(March-October)

Mon-Sat      9:00-18:00

Sun            10:00-18:00 

(Nov-Feb)

Tue-Sat       9:00-17:00
Mon & Sun 10:00-17:00 

Ticket prices:
Adult  £ 10.50

Concession

 £   8.50

Child (5-17)

 £   7.00

Family

 £ 29.00 (2 adults & 3 children)

Must See

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Must see attraction

  • The bedroom where Princess Victoria was awoken and told she was Queen
  • The splendid Cupola Room where Princess Victoria was baptised
  • The beautifully restored King's Gallery with its excellent collection of 17th century paintings and remarkable wind-dial
  • The magnificent Royal Ceremonial Dress Collection, which includes dresses worn by Her Majesty The Queen and Diana Princess of Wales
  • The King's Grand Staircase, a painted gallery decorated with members of George I's court
Recommended minimum visit time
2 hours
  • Royal Ceremonial Dress Collection
30 min
  • State Apartments
60 min
  • The Shop
15 min
   

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