History and stories
History of Banqueting House
A history of the Banqueting House's development and a timeline of some of the palace's most significant events.
Explore 'Palace people' for profiles, stories and little-known facts about some of England’s famous monarchs and characters associated with Banqueting House.
Visit the historic hotspots where dramatic events in the history of Banqueting House unfolded:
- The Masque: court entertainment
- The execution of Charles I
- Touching for the King's Evil and The Royal Maundy