Opening times & admission prices at the Palace of Holyroodhouse

Visitors buying their ticket upon entrance to the Palace of Holyroodhouse
Opening times  
November - March 09:30-16:30
(last admission 15:15)
April - October 09:30-18:00
(last admission 16:30)

A typical visit lasts between 1 and 1½ hours.

Closures  
3 April 2015  
12-23 May 2015  
22 June - 5 July 2015  

Palace of Holyroodhouse admission prices

(all include an audio tour)

Ticket Price
Adult £11.60
Over 60/Student (with valid ID) £10.60
Under 17/Disabled £7.00
Under 5 Free
Family (2 adults, 3 under 17s) £30.20

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Combined visit: Palace of Holyroodhouse and The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Ticket Price
Adult £16.40
Over 60/Student (with valid ID) £15.00
Under 17/Disabled £9.30
Under 5 Free
Family (2 adults, 3 under 17s) £42.10

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Admission prices for groups (15+)

Ticket Price
Adult £10.50
Over 60/Student (with valid ID) £9.60
Under 17/Disabled £6.30
Under 5 Free

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Combined visit for groups: Palace of Holyroodhouse and The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse

Ticket Price
Adult £15.60
Over 60/Student (with valid ID) £14.30
Under 17/Disabled £8.90
Under 5 Free

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One guide or group leader and one coach driver are admitted free with each group of 15 visitors or more.

Please note that a transaction fee of £2.00 is payable on all telephone bookings.


Tickets purchased directly from Royal Collection Trust can be converted into a 1-Year Pass, giving 12 months' complimentary admission to the site(s) you have visited. Terms and conditions apply. Read more.

To redeem your 1-Year Pass please call the Ticket Sales and Information Office +44 (0)20 7766 7334

Enjoy free re-admission for a year if you buy your ticket directly from us.

The income from your ticket contributes directly to The Royal Collection Trust, a registered charity. The aims of The Trust are the care and conservation of the Royal Collection and the promotion of public access and enjoyment through exhibitions, publications, loans and educational activities.
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