Historic Royal Palaces
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All three ruled England
A priceless collection used to crown the kings and queens of England
An elegant retreat for Britain's royal family
Iconic fortress, royal palace and infamous prison
Centuries of ghosts and grim tales
A brief history of the famous royal gardens
Discover the stories of Kensington Palace as a royal home with an activity trail, suitable for children aged 5 to 11 years.
Meet a character from history, explore the palace, complete challenges and win a badge in your Digital Mission!
Tour the East Front Gardens in 19th-century style in the Tudor Rose and meet our magnificent shire horses.
Hampton Court Palace
Explore the beautiful Chapel of St John the Evangelist and hear tales of famous old residents at the Tower with an expert warden.
Tower of London
10:45, 12:45 and 14:15
Discover elegant State Rooms still used by the royal family on a guided tour of Hillsborough Castle.
Wednesday to Sunday
10:00-15:00, two tours per hour starting on the hour and 30 minutes past
Wander through the lavish rooms of the King's State Apartments, each one grander than the last, at Kensington Palace.
Essential information about opening and closing times for the Tower of London.
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Take some time out from your trip around the Tower of London to grab a bite to eat at one of the kiosks, cafés and restaurants around the grounds.