Visit Buckingham Palace, the official London residence of the Queen, this summer. Buckingham Palace is one of the world's few remaining working royal palaces - don't miss the chance to see it.
Explore the lavishly furnished State Rooms, containing some of the greatest treasures from the Royal Collection. Highlights include:
•Paintings by Rembrandt, Rubens, Vermeer, Poussin, Canaletto and Claude
•Sculpture by Canova and Chantrey
•Exquisite examples of Sèvres porcelain
•Some of the finest English and French furniture in the world
Every year, Buckingham Palace's summer opening features a special exhibition. This limited edition exhibition can only be seen during that year's summer opening. This year's special exhibition, A Royal Welcome, focuses on the magic and magnificence of an official visit to Buckingham Palace. Find out about the preparations for official royal events, state visits, and the Queen's famous garden parties.
If you'd like to make your trip to Buckingham Palace even more memorable, why not combine a visit to the Queen's residence with an afternoon tea at a nearby hotel?
The summer opening of Buckingham Palace is extremely popular so booking tickets in advance is recommended. Entry is timed.