Kensington Palace in London

The Kensington Palace is located in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea. This building has been serving as a Royal residency since its establishment in the 17th century. Initially the palace was referred as Kensington House but it was later renamed as the Kensington Palace. After the completion of its construction, the building has been extended twice according to the Royal family’s requirements. The venue is open for public and it must be mentioned that Historic Royal Palace is managing the entire process of safety without taking any funds. On the other hand, Royal Household is responsible for looking after private accommodation and the offices present within the Palace.

Visit Kensington Palace’s website
Contact Number: +44 844 482 7777


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    Since the 17th century, Kensington Palace has been the residency of the Royal family. In 1981, the Palace was an official residence of Princess Diana but after her death, Princess Margret and Princess Alice were utilizing this venue as their residency. The palace is currently used by Prince Harry on unofficial basis. This beautiful house has been a great attraction for the Royals, due to which it has a very rich historical background. The doors of Kensington Palace are kept open for public to take a look at the beautiful residency and view the things used by them. Princess Diana’s association with this palace makes it more precious and worth visiting venue for the visitors.

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    Things to do at Kensington Palace:

    - Enjoy a view of the beautiful garden.

    - Check out the royal collection of gift item at the shops available at the venue.

    - A café is also present at Kensington Palace where delicious food and nice collection of drinks are available.

    - Pay a visit at the exhibitions organized at the palace.

    - You can attend the workshops organized there for children as well as for adults.

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    Buy Tickets:

    For adults the entry fee is of £14.50 whereas children under the age of 16 have free entry. You can also become a member and acquire the facility of free entry. Fill in this form to become a member. In order to get your tickets booked use the contact information given below:

    Contact: +44 844 482 7799

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    Operational Hours:

    From Monday till Sunday the venue remains open for public between 10:00 am and 6:00 pm.

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    Kensington Garden, Greater London W84 PX, United Kingdom.

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    How to Reach Imperial Playhouse Theatre:

    By Tube:

    High Street Kensington station is 0.4 miles away from the station. You will have to walk for 10 minutes in order to cover the required distance between the two locations. From the station, head in northeast direction on Kensington High St/A315 and then move towards Derry St. Take a left turn onto Kensington Palace Gardens and then a right turn onto Palace Ave. After covering 269 feet, the last left turn will take you towards your destination. For a detailed view of the route, click here!

    By Bus:

    Kensington Palace (N)‎ is 0.2 miles away from the palace and is served by buses 9, 10, 49, 52, 70, 452, N9 & N52. You will have to walk for 5 minutes in order to cover the  extent of space between the two locations. From the bus stop, head east on Kensington High St/A315 and then move towards Palace Ave. Keep on marching until you have covered 0.2 miles distance.  For a detailed view of the map, take help from this link.

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