On sold-out days there will be a limited number of general admission tickets available for purchase on-site.

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Diana: Her Fashion Story, is a major new dress exhibition at Kensington Palace featuring some of Diana, Princess of Wales' most famous outfits.

Open daily

Give yourself at least one hour for this exhibition.

Explore Queen Victoria's long and extraordinary life in her own words at Victoria Revealed - the Queen Victoria exhibition at Kensington Palace.

Until 12 November 2017

Come to Kensington Palace to explore the lives of three German princesses, whose marriage into the British royal family and wide-ranging interests placed them at the very heart of the enlightenment underway in 18th century Britain.

Open daily until 12 November 2017

Lunch led with a special guest expert at the Orangery at Kensington Palace.

20 October, 23 November (fully booked) and 7 December

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Join us and create your own magic with moving pictures in our October half term family activities.

22 October - 28 October 2017

East view of Kensington Palace

This symposium at Kensington Palace brings together eminent academicians and museum scholars to investigate the role played by royal women in the shaping of court culture and politics in Europe of the long eighteenth century.

29 October - 31 October 2017

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Discover the secrets behind the popular ITV series in the glorious setting of Kensington Palace.

09 December 2017

11.00 - 12.30

Kensington Gardens are well renowned for their beauty - find out more about the especially intriguing Sunken Garden that was planted in 1908.

Open daily

Explore the King's Gallery at Kensington Palace, transformed by William Kent to contain the finest paintings of the Royal Collection.

Open daily

The staircase was painted by William Kent and completed in 1724. The walls depicts an elaborate arcaded gallery with figures behind a balustrade. Many are identifiable as members of King George I's court. The wrought iron balustrade is by Jean Tijou

Wander up the King's Staircase at Kensington Palace - the opulent entrance to the King's State Apartments, lavishly decorated by William Kent.

Open daily

Explore the King's State Apartments at Kensington Palace. Wander through a sumptuous set of rooms, each one grander than the last.

Open daily

Helping blind or partially sighted visitors enjoy more of Kensington Palace, describer tours are available to book at no extra cost.

Selected dates - advance booking required

1.5-2 hours