History of Clarence House:
Clarence House was constructed between 1825 and 1827. It was designed for the Duke of Clarence, Prince William Henry by John Nash. The Prince lived in this house between 1830 and 1837 as King William IV. The current Queen Elizabeth, then Princess, and her husband, the Duke of Edinburgh later became the residents of Clarence House after they got married in 1947. The Queen lived here till 2002 from 1952.
Things to See at Clarence House:
- The Garden
- Clearance House Shop
- Guided Tours
Tickets and Entry:
The tickets for adults cost £8 usually, whereas for visitors below 17 years, the charges are £4 and children under five years can access Clarence House free of cost. Concessions are also available.
Note: It is advised that visitors should book their tickets in advance.
Operational Hours of Clarence House:
Clarence House opens only in the months of summer between August and September and during that period its operational hours generally remain from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm on a daily basis.
Note: Last entrance can be made until 3:00 pm.
How to Contact Clarence House:
In order to learn about the entry tickets of Clarence House, guided tours or any other information related to this site, people can use the following telephone number and email address to get in touch with the administration of this house.
Contact: +44 20 7766 7303
Location of Clarence House:
Stable Yard Road, City of Westminster, SW1A 1, United Kingdom.
How to Get to Clarence House:
Green Park tube station is roughly 7 minutes walk away from Clarence House as the gap between them is about 0.4 miles. Therefore, if a commuter heads northeast on Piccadilly/A4 towards Berkeley Street from this London Underground station and then turns right onto St. James's Street/A4. He or she will reach a right turn onto Little St. James's Street, after which the patron will turn left by staying on Little St. James's Street to locate the destination on the left side in 7 minutes. Directions from Green Park tube station to Clarence House.
St James', Pall Mall St James's Palace (W-bound) is 2 minutes walk away from Clarence House as the distance between them is no more than 0.1 mile. So if a bus user heads southwest on Pall Mall/A4 towards Cleveland Row then, turns left onto Cleveland Row and then turns right onto Little St. James's Street, he or she will find the destination on the right after 2 minutes. Directions from St James', Pall Mall St James's Palace (W-bound) to Clarence House.