Events at Buckingham Palace

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Buckingham Palace map location

Buckingham Palace address and telephone

Buckingham Palace is located at: The Mall,
London SW1A 1AA
You can contact Buckingham Palace on Work +44 (0)207 766 7300
The Buckingham Palace website can be visited at

Buckingham Palace opening times and ticket price

Opening hours:
Buckingham Palace is open to the public from: Summer Opening is usually between late-July and Sept
Visiting hours are subject to change, and may not apply on public holidays. Always reconfirm whether it’s open to visitors before making plans to visit Buckingham Palace
Time required:
A typical visit to Buckingham Palace lasts 2-2½ hours (approx)

How to get to Buckingham Palace

When visiting Buckingham Palace you can use the following:
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11, 211, C1, C10
London bus fares
Green Park JUB PCL VIC, St. James’s Park CRC DSC, Victoria CRC DSC VIC
If you want to visit Buckingham Palace by train then the nearest underground station to Buckingham Palace is St Jamess Park
London underground fares

   to Buckingham PalaceLondonStep inside Buckingham Palace and see the lavishly decorated State Rooms, and paintings from the Royal Collection.

   to Buckingham PalaceLondonDid you know that you can combine a visit to the Buckingham Palace Summer Opening with a tour of the gardens as well?

   to Buckingham PalaceLondonThe 'Changing the Guard' ceremony at Buckingham Palace is one of the must-see events for every tourist's itinerary.

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Here are some at Windsor Castle:

   Windsor Castle WindsorVisit the State Rooms at Windsor Castle, the world's oldest inhabited castle, and the Royal Family's home for over 1000 years.

Here are some at Hampton Court Palace:

   Hampton Court PalaceLondonAttend a Sunday service in one of the country's most beautiful chapels -- Henry VIII's Chapel Royal at Hampton Court Palace.

Here are some at Clarence House:

   to Clarence HouseLondonHave a tour around Clarence House, home to Prince Charles and Camilla, which used to be home to the Queen Mother.

   to Clarence HouseLondonEnjoy a guided tour around Prince Charles and Camilla's Clarence House, and be treated to a glass of champagne at the end.

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