Somerset House: The Old Palaces Tour

This event has finished Took place on: Tuesday, 16th Oct 2018

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.

2018-10-16 2018-10-16 Europe/London Somerset House: The Old Palaces Tour A tour exploring the history of the site before the current building existed. Somerset House,Strand, London,,London

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