Enhance your visit with a talk or tour about palace life
Learn more about the royals who have made Kensington Palace their home during one of our intro talks, or take a tour with an expert guide.
Our daily introductions to the palace and its history are the perfect start to your visit.
Explore three exciting periods in the history of Kensington Palace by combining our introductory talks during your visit. Talks last around 5-10 minutes and are included in your palace admission ticket.
Intro Bites (10-15 minutes)
Join one of our Explainers today for an introductory talk.
Victoria: Growing up at Kensington
10:45, 12:45 & 14:45 in Family Feuds (Victoria: A Royal Childhood)
The Stuarts & Georgians of Kensington
12:00 & 13:15 in Privy Chamber (King's State Apartments)
Join an Explainer on an immersive guided tour of the Georgian Court. Discover the history and see if you can successfully navigate your way through courtly manners and gossip to have an audience with the Queen.
The Georgian Court Experience
11:00 and 14:00 Meet in the Hub (Ask a member of uniformed staff for directions)
Helping blind or partially sighted visitors enjoy more of Kensington Palace, describer tours are available to book at no extra cost. Describer tours are included in palace admission but must be booked in advance.
Enjoy more of Kensington Palace by joining a British Sign Language (BSL) tour at no extra cost. BSL tours are included in palace admission but must be booked in advance.
The Crown Jewels reside at the Tower of London and are worn by British kings and queens on their coronations and royal occasions. Our magnificent Crown Jewels collection make the perfect souvenir.
Our beautifully designed white pencil case features an enchanting design inspired by one of Queen Victoria's crowns and her Honiton Lace flounce from her wedding dress.