Kensington Palace

Kensington Palace

Kensington Palace is a royal house situated in Kensington beautiful gardens in London and currently showing an exhibition on style and fashion of one of its most remarkable residents with the ultimate dress collection of Diana, Princess of Wales. Extended by Sir Christopher Wren to its recent proportions, the Kensington Palace was also home to Queen Victoria and it was throughout her reign that it first opened its doors to the public. The Palace can be viewed from the cafe, where you can have soup and sandwiches or afternoon tea.

Not only is Kensington Palace a top tourist destination but is also the official residence of TRH The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and their children. Also residing in the royal apartments are The Duke and Duchess of Gloucester, The Duke and Duchess of Kent and Prince and Princess Michael of Kent so keep a look out on your next visit!

Kensington Palace's previous residents have included The Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Diana, Princess of Wales, HRH The Duke of Edinburgh, and Princess Margaret.

When you are planning your next stay at Mercure London Paddington be sure to explore Kensington Palace, a royal experience that is fun for all the family.

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