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Review of Kensington Palace

Kensington Palace
Ranked #366 of 1,891 things to do in London
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: Once the favored home of kings and queens, this royal residence, redesigned by Christopher Wren for William and Mary in 1689, was home to Princess Diana, and today features the Court Dress collection.
Reviewed 6 December 2017

This was a very unique palace , probably one of the first palaces i have ever been in,, nice decor all the standard elements of palaces and castles,, lots to know and learn about,,

check it out

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Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

A beautiful Palace steeped in history. The audio guide was very helpful as we walked through. Make sure you see the Diana exhibit - such beautiful dresses.

Thank Denelle R
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Reviewed 3 December 2017

We missed the second floor of the tour as we didnt see the the sign posting for it!
It is quite dark inside (understand why!) but not easy to read the info packs in the rooms
The Diana exhibit is lovely, you need patience to cope with those who gush and/or crowd the show cases, the space that the exhibit in is not really big enough, it must be a nightmare if it is really busy!
We will need to go back to cover what we missed! doh!

Thank 21Timbo
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Reviewed 2 December 2017

We went to Kensington Palace during our stay in London primarily to see the Diana dress exhibition. As we have Royal Palaces membership the visit was essentially free, with a 10% discount on our gift shop purchases. We'd already been to several other Royal Palaces and had 'broken even' on our membership, so this was a bonus.

The dresses were amazing. Even two younger boys enjoyed looking at them. The palace rooms that we could visit were interesting too as there was a lot of history of Queen Victoria's life and King George.

It was blisteringly hot inside the palace and I understand that they can't install massive a/c units but they need to do something to move the air around a bit.

Go early, consider a Royal Palaces membership if you plan to visit two or more palaces - you'll end up saving money.

Thank kapitibeach
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Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

I love Kensington Palace but on this occasion went for Lady Diana's dresses on display. I was disappointed to find they were towards the end of the tour and not that many on display quite misleading and disappointing.

Thank Beverley M
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