Buckingham Palace

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Place To See


Widely known as the home of the Queen of England, Buckingham Palace is the official London residence of UK sovereigns and the administrative headquarters of the Monarch.

Insider Tip

Approach the palace from the end of The Mall or through St. James’ park to get a better sense of the grandeur of the property.

Afar Magazine
The residence and office of Her Majesty The Queen, Buckingham Palace is one of the few working palaces of the world. View full review from Afar Magazine
Lonely Planet
Built in 1703 for the Duke of Buckingham, Buckingham Palace replaced St James's Palace as the monarch's official London residence in 1837. View full review from Lonely Planet
It's rare to get a chance to see how the other half—well, other minute fraction—lives and works. View full review from Fodor's
Address: London SW1A 1AA, UK
Phone: +44 303 123 7300
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