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

School sessions

Teatime and Toys

Discover similarities and differences between children's lives now and in the past by investigating toys.

Key Stage 1
Subject: History
Topic: Victorians
Session Type: Object-handling, Classroom-based

Growing up at Kensington: Queen Victoria

Investigate Queen Victoria's daily routines and personal items to understand how our knowledge of the past is constructed.

Key Stage 2
Subject: History, Drama
Topic: Victorians
Session Type: Object-handling, Classroom-based

The Changing Power of Kings and Queens

Take a trip through time at Kensington Palace as you learn how the English monarchy has changed over the centuries.

Key Stage 2
Subject: History
Topic: Victorians, Georgians
Session Type: Route-based

A Palace Princess

Explore the palace in which Queen Victoria spent her childhood, learn about her favourite toys and experience some of the sounds and smells of the time.

Special Educational Needs and Disabilities
Subject: History
Topic: Victorians
Session Type: Classroom-based, Route-based