Royal Palaces and Royal Property

The Royal Palaces (and other property owned by the Crown) represent some of the most valuable assets and most popular tourist attractions in the country. They are also steeped in history. Some of the buildings are used as residences for members of the Royal Family and some are private estates which are owned by the Queen and other members of the Royal Family. Royal residences are generally held in trust.

There are various Royal Palaces and buildings in the UK. These are generally either designated as official or private residences. Examples include: