The Orangery is closed, the Palace Cafe remains open for refreshments. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Opening and closing times

Opening times

Kensington Palace is open daily except 24-26 December.


Winter (01 November - 28 February)

Monday - Sunday: 10.00 - 16.00

Last admission: 15.00

Due to interest in the Diana: Her Fashion Story exhibition, advance tickets for Kensington Palace are limited and several dates are sold out. Find out more.


Summer (01 March - 31 October)

Monday-Sunday: 10.00-18.00

Last admission: 17.00

Closures and notices

The Orangery

The Orangery is currently closed, we apologise for any inconvenience caused. 

The Palace Cafe remains open for refreshments. 

Venue Hire information

Victoria Revealed

The Victoria Revealed exhibition is closed.

  • The exhibition is scheduled to open in full on 16 March 2018.
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Explore what's on

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

Open daily

Highlights Things to see
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

Highlights Things to see

Give yourself at least one hour for this exhibition.

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

Open daily

Highlights Things to see