Family activities on the last Sunday of every month.
There is something for everyone on a Storytastic Sunday. Explore the palace with activity bags, join in with Story Time or get creative in Make History workshops.
Discover the stories as you explore Kensington Palace with our activity bags and trails.
Find the Time Explorers Station to pick up and play:
11:30, 13.00 and 14:30 (duration: 20 mins)
Enjoy the magic of story time, join in the action and find out about the stories and characters of the palace.
Aimed at under sevens, children must be accompanied at all times.
Paper Dolls by Julia Donaldson
Join in the magic of this wonderfully imaginative tale and discover the story of Princess Victoria’s dolls.
A Prince and his Porcelain Cup, a traditional Chinese story
Help a prince create a porcelain cup in this traditional story and discover why Queen Mary II had such a large collection of porcelain vases at Kensington Palace.
There’s a Tiger in the Garden by Lizzy Stewart
Was there really a tiger in the palace garden? Come and find out in this fun storytelling, as a little girl explores her Gran’s garden.
12:00 and 14:00 (duration: 1 hour)
Sessions have limited capacity — book your free space on the day at the Time Explorers Station.
Aimed at 5-12 years. Children must be accompanied at all times.
Draw a Story
Create and draw your own story inspired by Princess Victoria’s first storybook.
Draw a Story
Create and draw your own story inspired by Chinese porcelain vases.
Grow a Georgian Garden
Create your own mini palace garden to take home, inspired by Queen Caroline’s garden and its unusual inhabitants!
Commemorate the Royal Wedding of HRH Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on 19th May 2018 with the official commemorative fine bone china plate. Made in England using traditional fine bone china techniques, unchanged for centuries, this collector's plate has been commissioned exclusively by Buckingham Palace to mark the royal occasion.