Planning your education visit
Inigo Jones' Banqueting House is the only surviving remnant of the magnificent Palace of Whitehall which, before it was destroyed by fire in 1698, was the largest palace in Europe. Its dramatic history inspires a myriad of opportunities for learning about the Stuart monarchy which draw inspiration from the awe-inspiring Rubens ceiling which extolled the virtues of the king’s divine right to rule, as well as the revolutionary execution of Charles I in 1649.
Education visits to the Banqueting House are arranged on a case-by-case basis. If you are interested in arranging a visit please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0203 166 6646 for further information.
The current offer for taught sessions can be found on our sessions for schools page.
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