Family activities

Family activities

Gorgeous Georgians drawing

There's lots for families to see and do together at Kensington Palace.

Kids go free!

February Half Term

Sunday 12 - Saturday 18 February

11.00 - 15.00

Discover the surprising stories and amazing art at the Georgian Court. 

Dress-up in fine costumes, meet the court painter and create your own beautiful mask to wear around the palace.

Time Explorers Station

Sunday 12 - Saturday 18 February

11.00 - 15.00

Enjoy activities for all the family and discover the stories of Kensington Palace.

Find the activity station to pick up and play:

- Activity bags for all ages from 0-13 years

- Family trails

- Make-and-take craft

Digital Missions  

Download the free Time Explorers app to your mobile device before you visit and try our new digital mission for families at the Tower of London.

Digital missions are interactive adventures played on a mobile device. Meet a character from history, explore all around you, do challenges and win a badge!

Find out how to download the app >

History workshops

Last Saturday of every month

11.30, 12.45 and 14.30 (duration 45 minutes)

Get hands on and make a different aspect of palace history each month, from gardening to painting and chocolate making.

Find out what we are making next on the Make History page.

Family trail: Make a palace a home

Explore the Queen's apartments with Queen Mary as your guide and discover how she turned the palace into her family home. Find out about her pet pugs, favourite flowers and pastimes. 

Recommended for children aged 5 to 11 years. Collect a free trail when you buy your ticket.

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