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Banqueting House

Experience royal drama and splendour

Marvel at Sir Peter Paul Rubens' masterpiece in its original setting. Rubens' ceiling canvases are the crowning glory of Inigo Jone's Banqueting House.

Open daily

James I's great hall at is a superb venue for extravagant entertainment.

Open daily

1 hour

Live interpreter dressed as Georgian maid plays card games

Unleash your competitive spirit and enjoy an evening of board gaming at the Banqueting House.

21 January 2018

14.00-17.00 or 18.00-21.00

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