Family activities for February half term

Tales of friendship

Tales of friendship

When

  • 17-22 February 2019
Various times during the day

Ticketing information

Included in palace admission (members go free)

Meet Queen Anne and join in the family fun this half term

Discover the story of Queen Anne and her favourites.  

Meet Queen Anne herself and explore what friendship means to you through storytelling and making activities.

 

Meet Queen Anne and her friends

When: 11:45, 12:45, 13:45 and 14:45 (20 mins)

Where: King’s Gallery

Queen Anne has two favourite friends who have helped her through the highs and lows of being Queen. But are things really as happy as they may seem? Anne has had a terrible falling out with her oldest friend Sarah. What advice will you give her?

Aimed at children aged 7-12 years old and their families.

 

Under 7’s storytelling and games

When: 11:00, 12:00, and 14:00 (30 mins)

Where: Queen Victoria’s Bedroom

Explore the meaning of friendship through this playful story with lots of fun and games to join in with along the way!

Aimed at children under 7 years old and their families.

 

Drop-in making: Friend Ships

When: 11:00-13:00 and 13:45-15:30

Where: Mrs Lyons Room, Clore Learning Centre

Create your own paper friend ship boat, who would you invite on board, where would you sail and how would you get there? Let your imgainations run free and help us build a beautiful world out of paper and found materials, for your ships to sail in.

Aimed at children aged 6 months - 12 years old and their families.

 

Families

Meet a character from history, explore the palace, complete challenges and win a badge in your Digital Mission!

Daily

Kensington Palace

Included in palace admission (members go free)

Families

Discover the stories of Kensington Palace as a royal home with an activity trail, suitable for children aged 5 to 11 years.

Daily

Kensington Palace

Included in palace admission (members go free)

Still from the feature film The Favourite
Things to see Highlights

See costumes from The Favourite, the Oscar-nominated film starring Olivia Colman as Queen Anne on display at Kensington Palace.

Until 10 March 2019 (closed 08-14 February)

Kensington Palace

Included in palace admission (members go free)

500 fascinating facts about Queen Victoria and her world. This illustrated book uncovers secrets about Victoria and her family.

Queen Victoria: 500 facts

500 fascinating facts about Queen Victoria and her world. This illustrated book uncovers secrets about Victoria and her family.

£12.99

Royal Victoria white A5 luxury notebook

Royal Victoria white A5 luxury notebook

Our beautifully illustrated Royal Victoria notebook would make a wonderful addition for your stationery collection and a great place to make your most important notes.

£19.99

This exquisitely detailed tree decoration showcases the elegant architecture of Kensington Palace.

Kensington Palace building decoration

This exquisitely detailed tree decoration showcases the elegant architecture of Kensington Palace.

£29.99