"Changing of the Guard" Changing of the Guard Tip by seamandrew

Changing of the Guard, London: 40 reviews and 47 photos

  The Changing of the Guard--get there early!
by seamandrew

This has to be one of London's number one tourist must see's. You really have to like this stuff to put up with the large crowds in order to see it. This event occurs daily in summer and on alternate days during the colder winter months. The time is usually around 11:30 am but make sure to get there at least an hour in advance to get a good spot. I would try to get on the Queen Victoria Memorial side facing the palace. This way you can see into the courtyard, and you can see the replacement gaurds come in from the various streets.

Address: Buckingham Palace London SW1A 1AA, United Kingdom
Directions: Memorial Gardens at Buckingham Palance
Phone: +44 303 123 7300
Website: https://www.royalcollection.org.uk/visit/buckinghampalace/what-to-see-and-do/changing-the-guard

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  • Written Nov 17, 2002
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