This event runs over several days/weeks. Dates include:
Somerset House, now an exciting venue for arts and culture was once the home of three Catholic queens; Anne of Denmark, Henrietta Maria and Catherine of Braganza and played a vital part in the crisis of the Stuart dynasty.
Join us for a new guided tour, exploring the history of the site before this current building existed. A special highlight of the tour includes access to Strand Lane Baths.
Tours are at 12.45 and at 14.15 each Tuesday.
Tickets are available, on the day only, from the Information Desk. Tour last approximately 1 hour.
Please note that this tour is not wheelchair accessible.
Collect your free tickets from the Information Desk in the Seamen's Hall, South Building. Tickets available from 10.30. Be sure to come early to avoid disappointment as the tours are extremely popular. Our tours are designed for individuals and small groups and tickets will be limited to a maximum of six per person. Larger groups should enquire about private guided tours.
Cost: Free of Charge
Contact and Booking Details
More information at this website.
No need to book tickets - just turn up on the day.Europe/London Somerset House: The Old Palaces Tour A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed. https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2017/01/17/somerset-house-the-old-palaces-tour-104186 Somerset House,Strand, London,,LONDON