Plan your visit

Plan your visit

The gardens at Kensington Palace

Plan a perfect day out with your group and discover what you could see and do at the palace.

Getting here and coach parking

There is a coach park north of the palace on Bayswater Road. Open 24 hours, it has capacity for 20 coaches and costs £20 for 2-12 hours and £30 for 12-24 hours (£10 pre-booking charge). Please allow ten minutes for your group to walk through Kensington Gardens to the palace entrance. Contact Europarks on +44 (0)207 563 3000.

To find out about travelling to Kensington Palace by road, river and public transport visit getting here >

What's on for 2017

Diana: Her Fashion Story
New exhibition opens 24 February 2017

Tracing the evolution of the Princess's style, from the demure, romantic outfits of her first public appearances, to the glamour,elegance and confidence of her later life. A special memorial sunken garden opens summer 2017, the White Garden will complement the palace's exhibition.


New! Enlightened Princesses: Caroline, Augusta, Charlotte and the Shaping of the Modern World
22 June - 12 November 2017
Explore the story of three remarkable German royal women, Caroline of Ansbach, Augusta of Saxe-Gotha and Charlotte of Mecklenberg-Strelitz who married into the British royal family in the 1700s.

To help plan your visit download the groups factsheet for Kensington Palace (PDF, 187 KB) or for more ideas about your day at the palace, visit top things to see and do >

Victoria Revealed exhibition will be closed from 27 February - 22 June 2017.

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