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October Half-Term at the Royal Mews

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Map & directions

The Royal Mews, Buckingham Palace, London, SW1W 1QH
By train

London Victoria. Visit National Rail Enquiries for times and fares.

By underground

Victoria, Green Park, St. James's Park and Hyde Park Corner.  For further information visit the Transport for London website.

By coach / bus

Bus numbers 11, 211, C1 and C10 stop on Buckingham Palace Road.  Victoria Coach Station is a 10-minute walk from the Palace.  For further information visit the Transport for London website.

  • The Royal Mews, Buckingham Palace
  • Daily (Thursday, 29 Oct 2020 - Sunday, 1 Nov 2020)
  • Free with standard admission price.
  • Please note these family activities run on selected days during the October half-term.

Autumn themed art & craft activities

On 29 and 30 October take part in Autumn themed art and craft activities located around the Royal Mews visitor route. Be inspired by Autumn at the Mews to create your own seasonal scene. 

In addition to the art & craft activities there will be family themed talks plus activity sheets and challenges to take part in. 

Activities will take place between 11:00 - 15:00.


Family short talks and trail

Join us from Thursday 28 October to Sunday 1 November for our short family talks at the Royal Mews  at 11:30, 13:30 and 15:30 to discover more about the wonderful carriages, cars and horses that call the Mews home. These talks are socially-distanced, with limited capacity; talks are drop-in and not pre-booked.  

Collect our Cuddly Friends trail and see if you can discover some hidden animals along the route. How many can you spot?

All events at the Royal Mews will be managed in line with COVID-secure procedures. Please see our Welcome Back page for more information.

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