Buckingham Palace is known worldwide as the official residence of the Queen of England. It has served as the official London residence of the UK’s sovereigns since 1837. It is not only just the administrative hub of the British Monarchy but it is also a family home. Buckingham Palace is a location closely attached to famous royal births, deaths, christenings and wedding celebrations. The Buckingham Palace Guards are also an iconic part of Buckingham Palace and many visitors to London visit the Palace to watch the changing of the guards. Buckingham Palace is located in Westminster and also next to St. James’s Park as well as within minutes of Green Park, Hyde Park, Big Ben, Westminster Abbey and Trafalgar Square so you can take in all of Central London’s most popular attractions in one afternoon.
Each summer, Buckingham Palace opens itself to the public and guests are able to view the state rooms.
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