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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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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I was outside and playing them to smile they even not smiling hahahah but it’s fine and I love to go back again and again to this place I feel I’m The Princess

Date of experience: December 2018
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You must walk by to see how immense this palace is. It goes around in a square and you can only see one wing at a time. Very historic.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MLStenson
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went on Sunday morning to see the changing of the guards it was very nice to see. Like something out of the past. But arrive early as there are huge crowds. You need to stand by the fence to see the changing and band.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank suseh
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London at any time of the year is always fun, interesting and you get a big sense of pride just travelling around , be it on foot, tube bus or taxi. No single day is the same here.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MalcolmM585
Reviewed yesterday

Each year I try to go to Buckingham Palace. This year the exhibit centered around Prince Charles’ art school. That was disappointing. The rest of the palace is beautiful. Each time I go I see something I hadn’t seen before. They give you headsets to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank maryhZ3873SJ
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

One of the list that a must visit while in London. Will be great if there is horse showing insyaallah...

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank FALISHA01
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What a beautiful building and grounds. Was surprised how close you are to the palace. Definitely worth the walk around the block to get an understanding of placement compared to its surrounds and size.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank DinnerKat
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Love Cool Britannia! Central London has many recognisable land marks and instagramable images. Buckingham Palace is impressive, went there easily on hired bikes, plenty of people taking selfies but despite that definitely recommend a visit :)

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 107sally
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History in the making from famous architectural additions to a lived in working home of past and present Royal families. Splendour, magnificent works of art and national treasures make for incredible viewing in an attraction that simply has to be number one on the tourist...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank susanroebuck
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Didnt go in for a visit, but enjoyed fountains n taking pictures (of our possible new house!!!)😂😂😂😂 Always enjoy a trip to LONDON TOWN!

Date of experience: January 2019
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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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Debra M
January 9, 2019|
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Response from scotttP792RQ | Reviewed this property |
We were the first tour of the day at 9:30. We only did the palace tour and it took us a little less than 2 hrs. I don’t think the palace tour is any different summer or winter. We had a self guided audio tour in which... More
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OnAir778419
November 20, 2018|
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Response from mariannep933 | Reviewed this property |
Tours are only available for the months of August and September. To see the palace from outside and the surrounding area is worth checking out.
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DanW196
November 20, 2018|
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Response from mannie69 | Reviewed this property |
The taxi can drop you down the mall or the side of the palace but not straight in front. Usually uou can tell if the wueen is home by the union flag flying at full mast. Failing that you can google before hand at which... More
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