Historic Royal Palaces
Explore Queen Victoria’s private life behind her carefully-managed public image in this major new exhibition at Kensington Palace.
Daily until 05 January 2020
Included in palace admission (members go free)
Discover the story of Princess Victoria, the young girl destined to be queen, in the rooms where she was born and raised at Kensington Palace.
View an exquisite piece from the wardrobe of Diana, Princess of Wales alongside original sketches created for her during the design process.
Join in our lively, interactive storytelling sessions for under 7's and their families at Kensington Palace.
Second Sunday of every month
11:45, 12:45, 13:45 and 14:45. Duration 20 minutes.
Meet Queen Victoria and Princess Louise this October half term and express yourself through photography, music and fashion.
19 October - 27 October 2019
Drop-in activities throughout the day
Experience iconic films from It's A Wonderful Life and Elf to Home Alone and Love Actually on the big screen at the Kensington Palace.
15-22 December 2019
See full schedule for details
Separate ticket (advance booking required)
Walk in the footsteps of royalty in the beautiful Kensington Palace gardens, and admire the intriguing Sunken Garden.
Explore the King's Gallery, which was transformed by William Kent to showcase the finest paintings of the Royal Collection.
Discover the intriguing and unexpected characters depicted on the grand entrance to the King's State Apartments.
Wander through the lavish rooms of the King's State Apartments, each one grander than the last, at Kensington Palace.
Your adventure awaits! Explore Kensington Palace together with one of our activity trails or try a digital mission.
Meet a character from history, explore the palace, complete challenges and win a badge in your digital mission.