Tickets and prices

Save time and money by buying online

*Our members get more

In return for their support, our members enjoy free and unlimited access to all six historic royal palaces all year round.

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Online ticket prices

You will always get the best price when you book online for Kensington Palace admission tickets.

Type No donation With donation

Members*

Free

Free

Adult

£5.50

£6.10

Child

Free

Free

Concessions

£4.50

£5.00

Gate prices

Type Gate price With donation

Members*

Free

Free

Adult

£6.50

£8.00

Child

Free

Free

Concessions

£5.50

£7.00

Ticket type

Child: Five to 15 years old. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
Adult: 16 years and over.
Concessions: Full-time students (16 years and over), over 60s and disabled visitors.

Your donation helps history live on

Historic Royal Palaces is an independent charity. We raise all our own funds and depend on your support to help us preserve six magnificent palaces for generations to come.

Your donation will help us to maintain and renovate the palaces so that people can continue to explore our history long after we’re gone.

Give more without paying more

If you are a UK taxpayer, the government’s Gift Aid scheme allows us (as a charity) to reclaim an extra 25p on every £1 of your admission fee at no extra cost to you. Please remember to tick the box when you see the Gift Aid logo.

What's included in my ticket?

  • Full access to Banqueting House.
  • A free audio guide (available in many languages).
  • Unlimited re-entry on the day of your visit.

How long is my ticket valid for?

Tickets purchased in advance are valid for seven days from the date selected. Please take your booking confirmation to the ticket office to collect your tickets.

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Book tickets by phone

Call 0844 482 7799 from the UK. Calls cost 5p per minute plus your phone company’s access charge.

Call +44 (0)20 3166 6000 from outside the UK. 

The line is open:
Monday-Friday: 09.00-17.00
Saturday-Sunday: 09.00-14.00

Please note that this line is for phone bookings only, not for general information.

Please also note that when booking admission tickets by phone a £2.00 booking fee per transaction will apply. The booking fee does not apply to tickets purchased online or in person.

Book tickets online

Book in person

Tickets can be purchased on the day of your visit at the ticket kiosk located in the main entrance.

Group bookings

We offer a range of benefits and services to groups of 15 or more people.

More on group visits

Group prices

Type Price

Adult group

£5.98 / person

Child group

Free

Concessions

£5.06 / person

General information

24-hour information line about the Banqueting House:
Call 0844 482 7777 from the UK. Calls cost 5p per minute plus your phone company’s access charge.
Call +44 (0)20 3166 6000 from outside the UK.

Historic Royal Palaces switchboard:
Call +44 (0)20 3166 6000 between 09.00 and 17.00.
Textphone users must dial 18001 before any of the above numbers.

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

Open daily

1 hour

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

Open daily

A new digital adventure to uncover the hidden history in the heart of London.

Selected dates 11 July - 5 September

Approx. 80 mins