About the Palace of Holyroodhouse

Ceremony of the Keys, Palace of Holyroodhouse
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Visitors attending a Private Morning Tour at the Palace of Holyroodhouse

Private Guided Morning Tour for groups

Wednesday, 1 January 2014 to Wednesday, 31 December 2014

Palace of Holyroodhouse

This very special Private Guided Morning Tour allows visitors the opportunity to experience the charm of the Palace of Holyroodhouse when it is closed to the public. ... Read more about Private Guided Morning Tour for groups

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The Queen's Baton Relay visits the Palace of Holyroodhouse

Commonwealth Games Baton Relay visits the Palace of Holyroodhouse

Tuesday, 17 June 2014

The 2014 Commonwealth Games Baton Relay has visited the Palace of Holyroodhouse, the official residence of Her Majesty The Queen in Scotland.
Launched by The Queen at Buckingham Palace in October 2013, the 2014 Baton Relay will have visited 70 nations and territories and travelled 118,000 miles over 288 days, before its arrival in Glasgow for the opening ceremony of The Commonwealth Games in July. ... Read more about Commonwealth Games Baton Relay visits the Palace of Holyroodhouse