The Old Palace Tour

The Old Palace Tour

This event runs over several days/weeks. Dates include:

Tue, 20th Feb 2018
Tue, 27th Feb 2018
Tue, 6th Mar 2018
Tue, 13th Mar 2018
Tue, 20th Mar 2018

Somerset House 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 free guided tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed. A special highlight of the tour includes access to Strand Lane Baths.

Free tickets are available (on the day only) from 10.30am at the Information Desk in Seamen's Hall, South Wing.

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 The Old Palace Tour A free guided tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed. https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/calendar/2017/11/07/the-old-palace-tour-142231 Somerset House,Strand, London, London,

See more events on the same day or today, tomorrow or rest of Nov


Location

Somerset House,

Strand, London, London, WC2R 1LA

Google Map of Somerset House

Nearest tube and train stations to Somerset House

District
Circle
Piccadily
District
Northern
Circle
Bakerloo

More local events coming soon

£21  
Understand how it developed over the second millennium firstly through penitence and then industrialisation
11:00 AM
Free  
A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed.  ()
12:45 PM
Free  
A free evening of talks, workshops, live drawing, film and music to celebrate RIBA’s two latest exhibitions.
6:00 PM
Free  
In this lecture, Dr Gilly Carr will explore the campaign by former political prisoner Frank Falla to obtain compensation for Nazi persecution.
6:30 PM
£9.99  
See 12 people dressed as they would like to be buried or burnt after death, discussing their own relationship with the world of death professionally and personally
6:30 PM
£9  
Aliens are found when the London Underground is being extended -- with dire consequences.
8:45 PM