Kensington Palace is now the Enchanted Palace... Until 2012 Kensington Palace has been transformed into a unique multi-sensory visitor experience weaving contemporary fashion, performance, dreamlike installations and tales of the palaces' princesses, all set against the backdrop of the magnificent State Apartments. As the walls of the palace are being shaken by a £12 million renovation project the rubble and the dust is unleashing powerful and secret stories about the lives of Kensington's princesses. At the heart of the Enchanted Palace journey is a quest for the seven princesses who once lived here. Their lives have been re-imagined as installations offering a fascinating interpretation of the palace’s hidden stories. The rebellious princess who ran from an arranged marriage into the arms of love. Sad queens who bore the pain and sadness of lost babies. The young heir to the throne who escaped the controlling grasp of her overprotective mother. Visitors must use their eyes and ears to find clues that reveal the identity of the elusive royal residents. Guided by an enchanted map, the advice of obliging palace guardians and a few helping hands, their search will take them to all the hidden corners of the State Apartments and lead them to a glittering finale where they will at last meet the princesses face to face. Bringing the Enchanted Palace to life are the palace guardians, our expert front of house team and professional actors, who provide a personal insight into the strange world of the palace.
For more information on the Museum / Art Gallery and House please click on the following links:
Information on Kensington Palace, The Enchanted Palace , London
|Opening Times:||1 Mar to 31 Oct, Daily 10:00-18:00. 1 Nov to 28 Feb 10:00-17:00. Last admission 1 hour prior to closing. Closed 24-26 Dec.|
|Admission:||Adult £12.30, Child £6.15, Concession £10.75, Family £34.00. Buy online, skip the queues and receive an instant discount.|
|Location:||Five minutes from High Street Kensington Underground.|
Guided Tours, Limited Disabled Access, Parking Availability, Restaurant, Shop
Events & Special Offers
To add a special offer / event email alert, click here.
There are currently no events or special offers available for Kensington Palace, The Enchanted Palace
No Video available yet for Kensington Palace, The Enchanted Palace
To view the icons please zoom in
All Counties with Attractions / Activities: Channel Islands: Channel Islands: Jersey | England: Central England: Derbyshire | Gloucestershire | Herefordshire | Leicestershire | Lincolnshire | Northamptonshire | Nottinghamshire | Shropshire | Staffordshire | Warwickshire | West Midlands | Worcestershire | East Anglia: Cambridgeshire | Essex | Norfolk | Suffolk | London: London | Northern England: Cheshire | Cleveland & Teesside | Cumbria | Durham | Greater Manchester | Lancashire | Merseyside | North Yorkshire | Northumberland | Tyne & Wear | West Yorkshire | South East England: East Sussex | Kent | Surrey | West Sussex | South West England: Bath & Northeast Somerset | Bristol | Cornwall | Devon | Somerset | Southern England: Bedfordshire | Berkshire | Buckinghamshire | Dorset | Hampshire | Hertfordshire | Isle of Wight | Oxfordshire | Wiltshire | Isle of Man: Isle of Man: Isle of Man | Scotland: Central, East & North East Scotland: Aberdeenshire | Angus | Fife | Moray | Perth & Kinross | Stirling | Edinburgh, Glasgow & Southern Scotland: Ayrshire | City of Edinburgh | Dumfries & Galloway | Glasgow City | Lanarkshire | Mid-Lothian | Renfrewshire | Scottish Borders | West Lothian | Highlands & Islands of Scotland: Argyll & Bute | Highland | Wales: Mid-Wales: Ceredigion | Powys | North Wales: Denbighshire | Gwynedd | Isle of Anglesey (Ynys Mon) | Wrexham | South & South West Wales: Cardiff | Carmarthenshire | Monmouthshire | Neath Port Talbot | Pembrokeshire | Swansea