Art, royal history and architecture
- Expert tour
- Free museums
Visitor notice. On Saturday 11 August The Great Hall, Tulip Stairs and some ground floor rooms will be closed. The rest of the Queen's House will remain open, including the iconic Armada Portrait of Elizabeth I.
Come on a guided tour and discover the art, architecture and royal history that make the Queen's House an unmissable royal attraction.
The tour will:
Commissioned by Anne of Denmark, the wife of James I, and built between 1616 and 1638, the Queen's House was the first building in Britain built in the classical style as well as the only part of the royal palace complex at Greenwich still standing. The house was recently restored in time for its 400th anniversary with the addition of a major commission by the Turner Prize- winning artist Richard Wright.
Tours subject to staff availability.