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Historic Royal Palaces
Experience royal drama and splendour
Banqueting House, Whitehall, London, SW1A 2ER
Buying your tickets online is the cheapest and most convenient way to visit the palace
Last admission- 16:30
Please check for any planned closures in advance.
A revolutionary building. Spectacular paintings. Royal execution site.
Marvel at Sir Peter Paul Rubens' ceiling in its original setting of Inigo Jones' spectacular Banqueting House.
Experience James I's breathtaking Banqueting Hall, created in 1622 as a venue for extravagant Jacobean entertainments.
Walk in the footsteps of the condemned King and stand on the spot of Charles I's execution, just outside Banqueting House.
Celebrate your love at the magnificent Banqueting House.
We are a charity and there's several ways you can support us.
Explore and discover so much more about each of the six palaces with limitless visiting throughout the year.
Volunteers support the palaces in many different ways. See what roles we have available and register your interest.
Large or small every legacy is important to Historic Royal Palaces and makes a real difference to our work.