Historic Royal Palaces
Before you travel, please
check our upcoming planned closures.
Experience James I's breathtaking Banqueting Hall, created in 1622 as a venue for extravagant Jacobean entertainments.
Included in palace admission (members go free)
Get an artists' eye view of Rubens' ceiling, down to the level of individual brush strokes added during its creation in the 17th century.
Join us in the Main Hall of Banqueting House for our Hidden History talks, interpreted by our British Sign Language (BSL) interpreters.
First Saturday of every month
Join Siobhan Clarke at the Banqueting Hall for an exclusive tour of this revolutionary building.
15 February and 29 February 2020
10:30 and 12:00
Separate ticket (advance booking required)
See images of James I and Charles I among the important collection of art and sculpture at Banqueting House.