The Diana: Her Fashion Story exhibition will be closed between 16 to 25 April 2018. We apologise for any inconvenience. More info

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Essential information for visiting Kensington Palace.

Essential information for visiting Kensington Palace.

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Palace facilities

We offer all the essential facilities and a few you may not expect, including advice and tips for a perfect day out.

  • Toilets and cloakrooms
  • Free Wi-Fi access
  • Maps
  • Baby changing facilities
  • Health and Safety advice


We do everything we can to ensure disabled visitors enjoy the full palace experience.


Dedicated facilities, tours, carer tickets and wheelchair hire available.


Whether you just want a snack or fancy a sit down meal, we have options available to suit your taste.

The Orangery: a favourite destination for breakfast, lunch or afternoon tea. (Please note The Orangery will be closed from 08 January 2018)

Palace café: Light bites, hot drinks


Shop for gifts and souvenirs inspired by this famous royal residence.

Our shop will be open throughout your visit, offering everything from souvenirs and gifts, to fine jewellery. You can also shop online and non-EU residents can buy tax-free.

Group visits

There are special offers and discounts for groups of 15-50 people (subject to availability).

We offer reduced admission for group bookings. Meal deals are also available.

School visits

We offer everything you need for the perfect educational visit.

Spaces are limited so book in advance.

You can include special sessions and workshops designed for pupils of all ages. Discounted entry for groups of 15 or more, on-site supervision and meal deals are also available.

Promo image from Diana: Her Fashion Story

Diana: Her Fashion Story, is the sell-out exhibition at Kensington Palace featuring some of Diana, Princess of Wales' most famous outfits.

Open daily (closed 16 to 25 April 2018)

Highlights Things to see

Give yourself at least one hour for this exhibition.

A family looking at pigments at an object handling table

Family activities on the last Sunday of every month at Kensington Palace.

25 March 2018

Families Events

Go on an interactive adventure at Kensington Palace. Meet a character from history, explore all around you, do challenges and win a badge!