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 Jones's building.

Open daily

Explore the vaulted drinking den beneath the main hall that was used for entertaining friends by James I.

Open daily

James I's great hall, a venue for extravagant entertainment.

Open daily

1 hour

Family group experience The Lost Palace

The Lost Palace

The award-winning Lost Palace returns this summer. Discover Europe's largest palace, 300 years after it was destroyed.

Support us

We are a charity and there's several ways you can support us.

Become a member

Explore and discover so much more about each of the six palaces with limitless visiting throughout the year.

Volunteer with us

Volunteers support the palaces in many different ways. 

See what roles we have available and register your interest.

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Large or small every legacy is important to Historic Royal Palaces and makes a real difference to our work.