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The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

See changing exhibitions from the Royal Collection, featuring old master paintings, rare furniture, decorative arts and images from the vast photograph collection.

Prices

  The Queen's Gallery Combined visit to The Queen's Gallery & the Royal Mews
Adult £12.00 £20.70
Over 60 £10.80 £18.70
Student (with valid ID) £10.00 £18.70
Under 17/Disabled £6.00 £11.20
Under 5 Free Free
Family (2 adults and 3 under 17s) £30.00 £52.60
Groups (15 people or more) View group prices View group prices
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Your ticket includes a multimedia tour.

Enjoy free re-admission for a year by asking us to treat your ticket purchase as a donation.
At the end of your visit, ask a Warden to stamp your ticket to convert it into a 1- Year Pass.
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Opening times

  Opening time Last admission Closing time
During Buckingham Palace Summer Opening
(21 July - 30 September 2018)
09:30 16:15 17:30
All other times of year 10:00 16:15 17:30

 

Closures

Please note, The Queen's Gallery lift is currently out of order on Monday, 24 September 2018.

The Gallery will be completely closed on:

  • 15 October – 8 November 2018
  • 25–26 December 2018

Practical information

  • Please note, The Queen's Gallery lift is currently out of order on Monday, 24 September 2018.
  • You can visit The Queen's Gallery at your leisure using the complimentary multimedia guide, which lasts approximately 1 hour.
  • You and your belongings may be subject to security checks. Read more about security & luggage.
  • You can take photographs in the Gallery. Read about photography, filming & mobile phones.
  • Your ticket includes a multimedia guide.
  • Eating and drinking aren't allowed inside the Gallery.
  • Toilets and baby-care facilities are available.
  • Pushchairs can be taken into the Gallery except at very busy times, when they will need to be checked in at the cloakroom and collected at the end of your visit. Read more about visiting with children.

More practical information

Map & directions

The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace, London, SW1A 1AA
By train

London Victoria.  Visit National Rail Enquiries for times and fares.

By underground

Victoria, Green Park, St. James's Park and Hyde Park Corner.  For further information visit the Transport for London website.

By coach / bus

Bus numbers 11, 211, C1 and C10 stop on Buckingham Palace Road.  Victoria Coach Station is a 10-minute walk from the Palace.  For further information visit the Transport for London website.

Current exhibition

Current exhibition

8 June - 14 October 2018

Explore two exhibitions celebrating the splendours of the Indian subcontinent. From the finest Mughal paintings, to diamond-encrusted jewellery and elaborate weaponry, discover over 400 years of South Asian art in the Royal Collection.

Exhibition highlights

What's on

Combined visit to The Queen's Gallery and the Royal Mews

Make the most of your day out with a combined visit to the Royal Mews, Buckingham Palace.

See the historic royal carriages and explore one of the finest working stables in existence. The Royal Mews is located only a two minute walk from The Queen's Gallery.

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Future exhibitions

Future exhibition

Russia, Royalty & the Romanovs

9 November 2018 - 28 April 2019

Through war, alliance and dynastic marriage the relationships between Britain and Russia and their royal families are explored from Peter the Great's visit to London in 1698 through to Nicholas II. Portraits, sculpture, photographs, archival documents and miniature masterpieces by Fabergé illustrate historic events and family meetings between the rulers of the two nations.

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Future exhibition

Leonardo da Vinci: A Life in Drawing

24 May - 13 October 2019

To mark the 500th anniversary of the death of Leonardo da Vinci, The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace will display the largest exhibition of Leonardo's work in over 65 years.

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Shopping and eating

The Queen's Gallery shop

Our shop offers a wide range of exclusive gifts inspired by the royal palaces and the works of art in the Royal Collection.

You'll find homeware, china, clothing and jewellery, children’s toys, books and postcards. Please ask us about our home-delivery service. The income from every purchase you make contributes directly to the care of the Royal Collection.

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Refreshments

Unfortunately eating and drinking aren't allowed inside The Queen's Gallery.  However, you'll find plenty of cafés and restaurants nearby.  

Children and families

Children with Family Activity Bags at The Queen's Gallery

Pick up a family activity bag

Go on a journey of discovery using our Family Activity Bags, suitable for families with children aged 5 to 11. The bags contain a variety of activities for children and parents to enjoy together and are free with standard admission to The Queen's Gallery. Look out for the bags at the exhibition entrance.

The Millar Learning Room, The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace

Family activity room

Discover the Millar Learning Room where families can relax and explore the exhibition in more detail. This unique interactive space changes with every exhibition to relate to objects on display and provides the perfect setting for you and your family to learn about art and history together.

What's on for children and families

Groups

Group prices

We offer a groups discount for bookings of 15 people or more.

Group bookings

From July to September, we advise groups to pre-book as the Gallery is busier.

Coach parking

There is no coach parking near The Queen's Gallery. Once your booking is confirmed we will advise the nearest set down location.

Guiding

Visitors can enjoy a free multimedia tour. Guiding isn't allowed inside the Gallery.

What's on for groups

Schools

Bring the curriculum to life with a visit to The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace. We offer a range of interactive workshops, tours, learning activities and resources for nursery, primary and secondary pupils. Our school visit information will help teachers and organisers plan their visit.

Access and mobility

The Queen's Gallery is fully accessible. Concessionary rates are available for you if you have a disability and an accompanying companion is admitted free of charge.

For detailed access information, please select one of the options below. For any other information, you can contact the Specialist Sales team on +44 (0)303 123 7324 or via email

Access events

About the Gallery

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The Royal Mews, Buckingham Palace

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The State Rooms, Buckingham Palace

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Clarence House

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Windsor Castle

Open daily.

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Frogmore House

Open during August to groups and on selected dates to individuals.

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex in the Ascot Landau.
London
The Royal Mews, Buckingham Palace

Open February to November.

London
The State Rooms, Buckingham Palace

Open July - Sept 2018 plus selected dates Dec - May.

London
Clarence House

Open during August.

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex on their wedding day
Windsor
Windsor Castle

Open daily.

Windsor
Frogmore House

Open during August to groups and on selected dates to individuals.