Buckingham Palace, London

Buckingham Palace is the official residence of the British monarch in London. It's famous for the Changing of the Guard ceremony, an iconic display of British pageantry. The palace's splendid architecture and the beautiful Victoria Memorial in front of it make it a must-visit attraction. While tourists can't go inside the main building, the Changing of the Guard event and the exterior view of the palace are emblematic of British royalty and heritage.

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  Westminster, London SW1A 1AA, UK
 +44 303 123 7300
Recommended duration
2 hours to 3 hours
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