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The Queen's Gallery

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The Queen's Gallery hosts a programme of changing exhibitions from the Royal Collection.
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Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1A 1AA, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Stunning display of Russian artefacts and paintings from the Royal collection. Some absolutely beautiful portraits by relatively unknown artists (unknown to me!). The information from the free audio guide was just right.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Sally123B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited the gallery for the second time. A smaller and slightly off the radar gallery. The Romanoff exhibit. A focused yet interesting exhibit. There are 3 main rooms. One giving an educational overview of the time period. The other 2 rooms are the items in...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank KurtisDeneen
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It has been many years since I last came to this gallery which is part of Buckingham Palace and appropriately oppulant. The exhibition focuses on the relationship of our royal family with the Russian Royalty from about 1700 until 1918 through paintings and numerous other...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank sheepygold
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to visit the Romanov exibition, beautiful ! the site is very clean, the staff very nice and helpful. After a stop by the palace shop

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank trouville2000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This exhibition ticks all the boxes. It is very professional in its detail and highly personal in the selection of items on display. It covers one of the most difficult relationships between any two royal houses which, of course, ends in the tragic deaths of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank David K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were sorry that Buckingham Palace was not open to tourists during the winter, but we thoroughly enjoyed visited the Queen's Gallery located adjacent to the Palace. It currently has two remarkable shows: the Robert Fenton photography of the Crimean War, which really brought that...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank abqsage
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Romanov exhibition is excellent. Well presented and make use of the free offer of the personal audio guide. The audio guide certainly adds to the appreciation and understanding of the various portraits and exhibits. There was a short talk during our visit, which added...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank fbcross
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I received a gift voucher for this attraction so we didn't have to pay for the tickets thank god - because if we did, we would have asked for our money back! The customer service was atrocious as the lady behind the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank OperaDiva28
Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

What a beautifully lit and curated exhibition. The exhibits are easy to see, clearly labelled and the audio guide is a great help. The Crimean War photographs are well worth a look at the same time. Good cloakroom to leave costs and bags and spotlessly...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank HoneyD337
Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

Although the audio guide was more detailed than what would be good for a brief visit, I enjoyed nevertheless the display of the gallery. The ongoing Russian exhibits are a delight to look at and discover their significance. The gallery shop is expensive but it...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Deborah C
5 July 2018|
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Response from oconnor49 | Reviewed this property |
Its a separate entrance and fee but you can buy a ticket/pass for a year. Its well worth it as the exhibitions are great.
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Bobbi M
4 July 2018|
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Response from AlinaRC | Reviewed this property |
PS - try not to arrive just after changing of the guard... it is really hectic.
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LadyAnne253
20 February 2018|
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Response from Sarah C | Reviewed this property |
In addition to the answers given already, please note that there are security checks for bags.
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