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Summer Opening at Buckingham Palace Tickets

26 July 2014 - 28 September 2014
at Buckingham Palace
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The summer opening at Buckingham Palace for 2014 sees the State Rooms spread out in a glorious display once again

The summer opening at Buckingham Palace for 2014 sees the State Rooms spread out in a glorious display once again. With the 19 enormous state rooms usually reserved for entertaining dignitaries from around the world open to the public in over the warmer months, you really will be able to see how the other half live during the summer opening. Summer Opening at Buckingham Palace Buckingham Palace is usually associated with vibrant displays of wealth and grandeur, and this summer opening will be no different. For 2014, a special exhibition will accompany the opening of the State Rooms, which takes a look at royal childhood. This summer opening of Buckingham Palace features well-loved toys and treasured family gifts to tiny childhood outfits. Royal childhood With the annual opening of the State Rooms, this year's exhibition gives you the chance to get up close and personal with a very impressive collection of royal articles as well as stunning works of art, paintings and objects. Entitled Royal Childhood the exhibition will give an unprecedented glimpse into life as a young member of the royal family growing up at Buckingham Palace Much more to see Keen to see exactly how the Queen entertains official visitors? Besides the special summer exhibition, the State Rooms are the home to some of the rare works of art in the Royal Collection. Cast your eyes about the place during the summer opening at Buckingham Palace and you may well come across paintings by Rembrandt and Rubens, set amongst sculptures by Canova and fine English and French furniture. Treasures from around the world This year there are plenty of stunning objet d'art and cultural artifacts from Russia on display at the palace, including gifts, models, paintings and jewellery, as well as archive photography from over the past hundred or so years. Along with pieces owned by various members of the British royal family long gone, you can also see items owned by the current royals, on show to the public for the very first time. So you can expect plenty of items of historical interest to see over the summer opening at Buckingham Palace for 2014. The summer opening at Buckingham Palace takes place from Saturday 26th July - Sunday 28th September 2014. Standard adult tickets cost £19.00: children aged 5 - 17 cost £10.85, and the those under 5 go free. For more information and to book advance tickets for the opening, click on the link below. Royal Collection Official Site


Ticket Prices

£10.85-£19.00