What there is to See: The State Rooms The 19 State Rooms form the heart of the working palace and are lavishly furnished with some of the greatest treasures in the world, from the Royal Collection. Buckingham Palace is the official London residence of the Queen and the State rooms are where the work gets done. […]
I’ve just found out that tickets to the Ceremony of the Keys at the Tower of London are Free. The Ceremony of the Keys is the ritual of locking up the Tower of London (containing the Crown Jewels) each night and has taken place every night without fail for more than 700 years!
The Tower of London is one of London’s most visited heritage sites. This Christmas there will be special medieval Christmas events and on the 20th December there will be one of the first ceremonies of the the Tower of London’s new Constable, General Sir Richard Dannatt, the Christmas State Parade. Click here if you want […]
Throughout time the royal palaces have been venues for ceremony, celebration and merry making, and to keep up with tradition this Christmas is no exception. Hampton Court Palace is celebrating the 500th anniversary of Henry VIII becoming King with festivities including music, dancing, games, and royal feasts