Buckingham Palace - London Buckingham Palace serves as both the office and London residence of Her Majesty The Queen. It is one of the few working royal palaces remaining in the world today.  During the summer, visitors can tour the nineteen State Rooms, which form the heart of the Palace. These magnificent rooms are decorated with some of the greatest treasures from the Royal Collection, including paintings by Rembrandt, Rubens and Canaletto.

Visit Buckingham Palace and take the Buckingham Palace tour. Meet the Buckingham Palace guards and buy Buckingham Palace tickets

Buckingham Palace, White State Room - massive mirror and cabinet to left of fireplace is actually a huge hinged secret doorway to Queen's private quarters

If you're there in the summer go to the opening of the state rooms, it was awesome, one of my favorites :)

Buckingham Palace is the home of the British monarchs and is located  in London. It costs $53 for a Royal Day Out ticket.

The façade of Buckingham Palace, watch as they do the changing of the guard

A mother and child buys their ticket during the Summer opening of Buckingham Palace. Photographer: Ian Jones

Opening times & admission prices at the State Rooms, Buckingham Palace

Buckingham Palace Visitor Information: Buckingham Palace Tickets

Buckingham Palace Visitor Information

Buckingham Palace is the British queen's official London residence. Find out more about the history of the building and about the annual summer opening.