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Members-Only Preview Day: Untold Lives

Discover the new exhibition

Discover the new exhibition

Join us for an exclusive members-only preview day of the new exhibition at Kensington Palace, Untold Lives: A Palace at Work, before it opens to the general public on 14 March. 

Be one of the first to uncover the forgotten stories of those who worked at the royal palaces over 300 years ago. 

The exhibition shines a spotlight on the overlooked people, from pages to cooks, from wetnurses to seamstresses and beyond, who worked tirelessly to maintain, protect and promote the monarch and the royal palaces. 

The exhibition will be in the Pigott Galleries; we anticipate it will take approximately 30 minutes to explore. The palace and café will be open as normal. Access to the exhibition will be for members only. 

Learn more about the new exhibition, Untold Lives: A Palace at Work

When

13 March 2024

10:00 - 17:00 (last entry 16:00)

Ticketing information

Pre-booking a general admission ticket for Kensington Palace is recommended to guarantee entry to the palace. Please present your membership card to gain entry to both the palace and the exhibition. The exhibition is in the Pigott Galleries; access is for members only.   

Members go free. All attendees must be named Historic Royal Palaces members holding a valid membership. 


Free

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Learn more about Untold Lives: A Palace at Work. This new exhibition at Kensington Palace will uncover the forgotten stories of those who worked at the royal palaces over 300 years ago.

The King's Grand Staircase, showing detail of the wall painting by William Kent (1684-1748)
The King's Grand Staircase, showing balustrade detail.
The King's Grand Staircase, showing detail of the wall painting by William Kent (1684-1748)

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