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London: Kensington Palace Sightseeing Entrance Tickets

Activity provider: Historic Royal Palaces

London: Kensington Palace Sightseeing Entrance Tickets

Activity provider: Historic Royal Palaces

From US$ 19.35 per person

Visit the royal landmark of Kensington Palace in London with this ticket and learn the surprising stories of many of its inhabitants over the centuries, from Queen Victoria to Diana, Princess of Wales.

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  • Marvel at the Majestic King's State Apartments
  • Explore the intriguing Queen's State Apartments
  • Learn the tragic secrets of the Stuart dynasty
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Experience London’s Kensington Palace, a place of secret stories and public lives. You will need approximately 90-minutes to see the beautiful palace apartments. Explore the sumptuous state apartments that will lift the curtain on the lives of its resident royals, including William III, Mary II, Queen Anne and Anne's son William, the last member of the Stuart dynasty.  Learn of their momentous lives and discover their sometimes heart-rending secrets. Take in the most breathtaking examples of architect and painter William Kent in the Cupola Room and King’s Grand Staircase. See the flamboyant examples of 18th-century court dress and artworks from the Royal Collection, and much more.

  • Entrance to Kensington Palace
  • Skip-the-line access
  • Guide
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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  • Guide is not included in the ticket price
  • Children under 5 years old go free of charge
  • Hand sanitizers are placed around the attraction for visitor use
  • A one-way route will be in place with clear signage throughout
  • All visitors aged 11+ are required to wear face coverings in indoor spaces unless exempt
  • Opening times are Wednesday-Sunday between 10 AM-6 PM. last entry is at 5 PM.
  • Please note that opening times may change due to changing government guidelines
  • If you choose to make a donation to conserve the Kensington Palace, this donation will be gifted in its entirety to Historic Royal Palaces, the charity that looks after Kensington Palace, for the purposes of maintaining and presenting the palace. GetYourGuide receives no fee or commission for any donation made. Historic Royal Palaces is registered with the Charity Commission for England and Wales (No. 1068852)
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It was a super experience. Very smooth and organised. Unbelievable to see Queen Victoria’s home. The weather was so kind to us as we were able to stroll through the gardens and see Princess Diana’s memorial. We were in luck too as we saw King Charles and The Queen Consort land by helicopter in the grounds of Kensington gardens. Priceless!! We then saw him next day in his Bentley driving past us on Cromwell Road, how lucky were we?

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November 19, 2022

A walk through the park is highly recommended. The Palace is outwardly rather unspectacular. You learn a lot about its residents. The exhibitions are changing at the moment (October 2022) there is a photo exhibition. It's a pity that you see very little about/from Diana. She is there only a very small part in the history of the Palace and its occupants. A highlight are the employees. They tell the stories of the house and its residents with a lot of heart and soul.

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October 30, 2022

The tour was great. Just fyi if you use the meeting place link in the app to find out where to meet it takes you to the side (we thought maybe it was a dedicated side entrance for tour takers) but that’s not where you go. Just go right to the front entrance. But it was all well worth the ticket price.

October 3, 2022

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