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Buckingham Palace: State Rooms Admission with Audio Guide

Take an outing fit for a king

Duration: 2h 30mins
Audio guide: English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish
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Entrance to the State Rooms of Buckingham Palace
Multimedia guide in 9 languages, a guide for families, an audio-descriptive tour for blind or partially-sighted visitors, or a video tour for deaf and hard-of-hearing visitors
Access to other parts of Buckingham Palace
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Pick up your guidebook for Buckingham Palace and learn about its rich history through 80 illustrations covering history, the rooms, and the art works inside.

  • Enter the domain of British royalty with a tour of Buckingham Palace's 19 magnificent State Rooms
  • Explore The White Drawing Room, Throne Room, Ballroom, Picture Gallery, and more
  • Enjoy a spot of tea in the Garden Cafe and admire the royal landscaping across the lawns and flowerbeds

Buckingham Palace serves as the official London residence of His Majesty The King, and is one of the few remaining working royal palaces in the world today.

Each summer, when the palace is not being used in its official capacity, visitors can enjoy the 19 magnificent State Rooms that provide the setting for ceremonial occasions and official entertaining by members of the Royal Family.

The rooms are furnished with many of the greatest treasures from the Royal Collection, including paintings by Rembrandt, Rubens, and Van Dyck; sculpture by Canova, exquisite examples of Sèvres porcelain, and some of the finest English and French furniture in the world.

Visitors to the Summer Opening of Buckingham Palace will see the White Drawing Room, perhaps the most beautiful of all the State Rooms with its spectacular crystal chandelier, the Music Room, where guests are presented on the occasion of a State Visit, and the Throne Room, which was the setting for the formal photographs following the wedding of Their Royal Highnesses The Prince and Princess of Wales.

Following a visit, the Palace's Garden Café offers the perfect location to enjoy a selection of light refreshments while taking in panoramic views of the lake across the lawn, before visiting the Garden Shop.

Insider tip

  • Please note that your smartphone voucher must be exchanged for paper tickets upon arrival
  • Please arrive 15 minutes before admission time
  • You'll be required to go through an airport-style security check
  • In order to speed this process up and reduce queuing times, please carry as few bags and items with you as possible
The State Rooms
Wednesday 09:30 - 19:30
Thursday 09:30 - 19:30
Friday 09:30 - 19:30
Saturday 09:30 - 19:30
Sunday 09:30 - 19:30
Monday 09:30 - 19:30
Tuesday 09:30 - 19:30
Buckingham Palace
Buckingham Palace Road, Westminster, SW1A 1AA, London
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  • Get a full refund if you select a refundable ticket during checkout and cancel until 23:59 the day before you visit.
  • Rescheduling is not possible for this ticket.

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3 reviews
Donna ,  United Kingdom United Kingdom
21 Jul 2024
Absolutely loved looking around Buckingham palace it was very interesting and throughly enjoyed it
The State Rooms, Buckingham Palace
ALBERTO,  Italy Italy
03 Feb 2024
Excellent. You have to make the queue but it is quite quick. No problems with the ticket. Good experience
The State Rooms, Buckingham Palace
19 Jul 2024
The tour was automatically rescheduled from 9:30am to 2pm without asking us if we would like to do it. I feel like the communication should have been from the company. We had to make major...
The tour was automatically rescheduled from 9:30am to 2pm without asking us if we would like to do it. I feel like the communication should have been from the company. We had to make major adjustments to our traveling plans for the day to accommodate the last minute change. It was a bit stressful for the family. However, I definitely would still visit the inside of Buckingham Palace if you have a chance but maybe not through 3rd party.
The State Rooms, Buckingham Palace

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