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Buckingham Palace is recognised around the world as the focus of national and royal celebrations as well as the backdrop to the regular Changing the Guard ceremony. Explore the magnificent State Rooms which are open to visitors for 10 weeks each...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Spur Road, London SW1A 1AA, England
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11am is the time when the marching starts. Be prepared to come earlier if you are keen to catch a glimpse of the royal armies marching on the parade.

Thank wk k
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The Royal Room tour was really something to behold. The art display was worth the price of admission on its own. Took some memerable pictures in the outdoor area. Good stop !

Thank Stephen B
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Well worth the walk. Wonderful time the late summer early fall. Very big place and easy to see the guards etc

Thank duck1948
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A beautiful place surrounded by a garden. And there are several Statues and fountain in front of it. Also you may sit down to have a rest as well as to enjoy the beauty. Recommended for anyone who is visiting London.

Thank M09_S11_M18
Reviewed today

We have visited many palaces before but this was the first time we have visited a working palace. As you go up the steps in front of the quadrangle you realise how often you have watched royalty walk up those same steps! It makes the...More

Thank Andy and jac R
Reviewed today

No one leaves England without visiting to see Buckingham Palace. Its enormous and amazingly built. A visit back to middle ages.

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Reviewed yesterday

Buckingham Palace is indeed a must-see on any visit to London. Booking early will help in avoiding the long queues at the ticket counter. Also be very careful of pick pockets : Police notices are evident stating that "Thieves operate in this area". One needs...More

1  Thank 0neRainbow
Reviewed yesterday

We bought tickets on line about 2 months in advance of our trip to London to see the inside of Buckingham palace. It sets you up to visit at a specific time and you "queue" up on the left side of the castle. After an...More

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Hoped to see so prince but nothing. Hahahah. Amazing place. So much art around. All the small details. And the guards are super rude.

Thank Laura Š
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The Royal Family brings tons of tourist money into London, England. Buckingham Palace was a high point of our London tour. Did not pay to visit the interior. Was interested to see the level of security at all the entrances to the palace. Many tourists...More

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Westminster
If you only had an afternoon to experience London on a
grand scale, Westminster would be a wise place to
start. The ornate Houses of Parliament and Westminster
Abbey sit adjacent at a corner of Parliament Square,
and a short stroll along The Mall leads to Buckingham
Palace. Trafalgar Square and Nelson's Column are just
up the road as well. As captivating as the
architecture is, the wonders of Mother Nature are
...More
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rayyanrrana
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Response from Jill M | Reviewed this property |
No, I don’t believe so.
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Keith K
16 September 2018|
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Response from pussycat72016 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I booked tickets for summer 2018 from the Palace website in December 2017. Dates are limited to when the Royal Family are not in residence over the summer, from 22 July - 23 September for this summer. They will be... More
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Keith K
16 September 2018|
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Response from ZCBill | Reviewed this property |
It's open only during August and September and also a couple of weeks in January. The castle website gives you details and you can book tickets.
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