Discover a royal residence in Kensington Palace

Kensington Gardens, London

The official London residence of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge which has been in the royal family since the 17th century, and was once home to Prince Harry and the Duke and Duchess of Kent.

Kensington Palace is a stylish royal residence set in Kensington Gardens, in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea in London.

Experience life as a 17th and 18th century royal courtier whilst making your way through the magnificent King’s and Queen’s State Apartments adorned with remarkable paintings from the Royal Collection.

The largest and longest of the state apartments at Kensington Palace, the King's Gallery looks pretty much as it was when decorated for King George I in 1727.

The beautiful Sunken Garden was modelled on a similar garden at Hampton Court Palace and celebrated a style of gardening seen in the 18th century.

The exhibition Victoria Revealed, set within the rooms Victoria lived as a child and inspired by the Queen’s own journals, explores her life and reign as wife, mother, Queen and Empress.

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