Kensington Palace


Kensington Palace is a royal residence set in Kensington Gardens in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea in London, England. It has been a residence of the British Royal Family since the 17th century and is the official London residence of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, the Duke and Duchess of Gloucester and Prince and Princess Michael of Kent, while the Duke and Duchess of Kent reside at Wren House. Kensington Palace has seen such momentous events as the death of George II and birth of Queen Victoria. Multi-language sound guides lead the way through the magnificent State Apartments. The stunning Royal Ceremonial Dress collection dating from the 18th century portrays the excitement of dressing for court while also offering a rare chance to see a selection of dazzling dresses worn by HM The Queen and Diana, Princess of Wales.