Buckingham Palace

Buckingham Palace is the Queen’s residence in London. When the queen is in the palace, you can see the Royal Standard on the roof of the palace. If the Queen is not in the palace, you see the Union Jack.

Buckingham Palace has 600 rooms, a park, a swimming-pool and even a cinema. The royal family lives in the north wing of the palace.

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Buckingham Palace and the Victoria Memorial

The Changing of the Guard is at 11:30 am. It takes place every day in summer and every second day for the rest of the year. On the following page you can check out the Buckingham Palace Guard Change dates: www.changing-the-guard.com

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The Changing of the Guard

Horse Guards