"Kensington Palace." Kensington Palace & Gardens Tip by Maurizioago

Kensington Palace & Gardens, London: 125 reviews and 264 photos


In 1689 William III bought a mansion known as Nottingham House and commissioned Christopher Wren to extend and improve it. This included the Royal Apartments for the King and the Queen; the Royal Chapel; the Council Chember and the Great Stairs.

Queen Victoria was born and brought up in this palace. This was also the London home for Princess Diana.

This palace is worth a visit.

Address: The Broad Walk. Kensington Gardens.
Directions: The nearest tube to this palace are High Street Kensington or Queensway.
Phone: +00 44 (0)844 482 7777
Website: http://www.hrp.org.uk/KensingtonPalace/

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Jul 20, 2008
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