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Buckingham Palace

Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1A 1AA, England
+44 303 123 7300
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Private Half-Day Guided and Chauffered Tour of London
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London Full-Day Sightseeing Tour including Tower of London, Changing of the...
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Buckingham Palace serves as both the office and London residence of Her Majesty The Queen. It is one of the few working royal palaces remaining in the world today. During a visit to Buckingham Palace, visitors can see the nineteen magnificent State Rooms, which provide the setting for ceremonial occasions and official entertaining. All rooms are furnished with many of the greatest treasures from the Royal Collection. A visit also includes entry to the special exhibition, A Royal Welcome.
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“state rooms” (1,851 reviews)
“queen's gallery” (242 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1A 1AA, England
Westminster
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Reviewed yesterday

Buckingham Palace is one of the "must-see" places when we visit London. It was our first trip bringing the kids and they were so excited to see the guards changing taking place with our very own eyes...not from the television or books! We went early...More

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Reviewed yesterday

We were lucky in coming to the palace on foot along a side street and having the guard on horseback come right by us! Amazingly beautiful horses. It's important to read first about the changing of the guard so you know what's happening, as it's...More

Thank jschr
Reviewed 2 days ago

Been to the UK a few times, never went, but really happy we did this time. Im not a royalist, but.. Theres was alot of people there (ofcurse). But it was very pretty and had an amazing fountain. Go there, if You have the time....More

Thank numerologi
Reviewed 2 days ago

All the pomp and ceremony is a feast for the eyes ~ oh, and has horses 🐴 get there early for viewing perfection and head to the Churchill war rooms straight after before taking afternoon tes

Thank kevh2018
Reviewed 2 days ago

Visiting Buckingham Palace has got to be a must see on your visit to London! It is an incredible building with so much history. If you're really lucky you'll catch the changing of the guards which has been done the same way for many decades.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We want to come back to this Palace when it is open for visitors. The changing of the guard was great fun. Very English....lots of Police around to supervise the crowd and ensure safety. This is a slice of history and is well worth the...More

1  Thank PennyLaneandScot
Reviewed 2 days ago

A very busy attraction which last a long time in january and drisseling weather. A pure spectacal of tradition which has a timeless appeal

1  Thank Arie V
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Incredible piece of history and architecture! A must see and do when you visit London! Lots to see lots to do!

Thank junoself
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

You can go inside once in a while when they open the Palace for public. I went there in Sep 2015, was awesome to see some rooms and halls It’s also not costly. So keep an eye on when the next time they let people...More

1  Thank InZa2014
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I have always wanted to go and see the palace but never thought of going inside. I had a bit of time to spare so thought why not. I’m so glad I did. It’s absolutely beautiful. I couldn’t believe I was walking down stairs that...More

Thank Lynz A
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If you only had an afternoon to experience London on a
grand scale, Westminster would be a wise place to
start. The ornate Houses of Parliament and Westminster
Abbey sit adjacent at a corner of Parliament Square,
and a short stroll along The Mall leads to Buckingham
Palace. Trafalgar Square and Nelson's Column are just
up the road as well. As captivating as the
architecture is, the wonders of Mother Nature are
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John B
20 January 2018|
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Response from Robyn R | Reviewed this property |
The gardens are part of the tour, though you have to purchase the food and drink as the ticket doesn't include that. The gardens are lovely!
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Sanderso1
17 January 2018|
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Response from djwoo1971 | Reviewed this property |
You get...Buckingham Palace, The Queen's Gallery and The Royal Mews...you purchase a time block as well...so you have to be at each place at each time...The Royal Mews was interesting, all of the royal transportation and... More
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KENNETH F
26 November 2017|
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Response from Andy W | Reviewed this property |
They post the days and times on the Royalcollection website. Arrive early !
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