Sign in

Tickets for The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Visit The Queen's Gallery and treat yourself to some royally approved artwork

Receive your tickets via email, SMS and our app
Show tickets on your smartphone
Loading booking widget
Starting time
Timed entry between 15:00 and 16:15
Typically 60 - 90 minutes
  • Visit The Queen’s Gallery, opened by Her Majesty The Queen in May 2002 as part of the Golden Jubilee celebrations
  • Soak up the royal English splendor and enjoy an audio tour of the Gallery's current exhibition, including special insights and commentary from Royal Collection Trust experts
  • See some of the world's finest paintings, drawings and decorative arts, from the Royal Collection

Step through the pillared portico and right into The Queen’s Gallery. This public art gallery is part of Buckingham Palace and thus a pretty special place to view some (royally approved) artwork! The latest exhibition Charles II: Art & Power celebrates the opulence of the Stuart court, and explores the role of the arts in the re-establishment of the monarchy.

After a decade of austerity under the rule of Oliver Cromwell, Charles II was eager to return the royal courts to their former splendor, commissioning countless artworks and decorations that glorified and legitimized the monarchy.

The highlight of the new exhibition is John Michael Wright's larger-than-life portrait of Charles II in coronation robes and the real silver plate which sat on the high altar of Westminster Abbey during Charles's coronation.

You'll also see paintings by the old masters, rich tapestries, and a spectacular collection of silver-gilt furniture which would have sparkled throughout the Stuart court.

Don't forget your free multimedia guide for special insights and commentary from Royal Collection Trust experts!

See more
See less
Ticket features
Instant ticket delivery
Smartphone tickets accepted
What's included
  • Entrance to the museum
  • Multimedia guide in English
  • Entrance to other parts of Buckingham Palace

Cancellations are not possible for this ticket.

Buckingham Palace
Buckingham Palace Road, Westminster, SW1A 1AA, London
Key info
Audio guide
Free multimedia guide available in English
Wheelchair accessible
Fully accessible: Lift available (145 x 82 cm, weight limit 100 kg)
Additional info

Getting There

  • Metro: Victoria, Green Park, or Hyde Park Corner stations + about 500m walking
  • Bus: Lines 11, 211, C1 or C10 to Buckingham Palace Road + about 500m walking
  • Coach: Victoria Coach Station + about 500m walking
  • Train: Victoria Station + about 500m walking
May 13, 2018
very informative and very well organised. Recommend
May 12, 2018
It's the most wonderful gallery so well presented always enjoy my visit
May 12, 2018
Fabulous paintings. Well worth a visit.
May 11, 2018
all good
May 9, 2018
Very easy booking with Tiqets resulting in smooth access to venue
May 7, 2018
Not quite what i expected. Good to see some history
Apr 18, 2018
The brief talk was excellent. We were welcomed even though we were early!
Apr 14, 2018
Very small gallery, but worth going for an on-site of British history.
Apr 10, 2018
Very interesting exhibition and polite and helpful guides.
Excellent Gallery with superb facilities.
Apr 9, 2018

Common questions

What do these tickets include?
This ticket includes a single entrance to the venue, in combination with other services. You can find this information under the section 'What's included' on this page.
Are there special discounts for different age groups/students or teachers?
Discounts for different age groups vary per product. You can find discount related information while selecting your tickets in the checkout. When choosing your tickets, check for ticket types with discounted prices. For example, some products have a ticket type 'Child', which is specifically for children. Remember to bring a valid ID to the venue if you've purchased a discounted ticket.
What payment methods do Tiqets support?
We support popular payment methods used across the globe, notably Visa, Mastercard, Paypal, Alipay and iDeal. Some payment options are specific to the language and currency combination you use when ordering tickets.
Do I have to print these tickets?
No, you don't have to print these tickets.Show your smartphone ticket at the entrance of the venue. Download the Tiqets app to get access to your tickets on your phone - even when offline.