Buckingham Palace events  

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Buckingham Palace, The Mall,
London SW1A 1AA
Opening times:
Closed to the public, apart from the Summer Opening in Aug-Sep
Note: Opening times are subject to change, and may not apply on public holidays. Always reconfirm with the venue before making plans.
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Changing the Guard, at Buckingham Palace
-   Strolling down The Mall to Buckingham Palace and watching the "Changing of the Guard" is one of the must-do events in everyone's itinerary. The new set of guards arrive on the forecourt accompanied by a military band, which they take part in a ceremonial handing over of the keys.

State visit, from the President of Singapore
  If you're from Singapore, or you have a soft spot for their President, then you might be lucky enough to catch a glimpse of him as he enters Buckingham Palace. The President, Mr. Tony Tan Keng Yam, will be over here for three days on a State Visit, accompanied by his wife Mrs Mary Tan.

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