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Kew Palace

14 pics.   Kew Palace is within the grounds of Kew Gardens and entrance is included in the price of admission to the gardens.  Non-commercial photography is permitted inside the palace but without the use of flash.

The gardens and its many attractions were created by Lady Augusta following the death of her husband Prince Frederick.  She was much influenced in this endeavor by Lord Bute.  A portrait of the lady can be found further down.










11 responses

  1. Brightly coloured rooms! I like it when places allow you to take pictures.


    November 11, 2014 at 18:15

    • Yes definitely. Not many of these places do allow photography, but I’ve discovered a few and they are all a delight. Thanks for the visit. 🙂


      November 11, 2014 at 18:18

  2. definitely want to visit! thanks so much for posting!


    November 11, 2014 at 19:51

    • You are welcome. Unfortunately some of the best places do not allow photography, but will post information for visits before next year. 🙂


      November 11, 2014 at 21:13

  3. That ceiling is awesome! And I love that geometric paint job in palace bedroom 1. Like the others, I’m surprised you’re allowed to photograph here. Glad you are 🙂


    November 12, 2014 at 04:02

    • Glad you enjoyed it. Unfortunately there are quite a lot of places where photography is not allowed, but I’m finding a few and the attitude does seem to be changing. Everybody wants to photograph these days and are gravitating more to the venues that allow.

      Thanks for the visit.


      November 12, 2014 at 11:45

  4. How very elegant!


    November 13, 2014 at 17:46

    • Quite so , don’t ya know. Thanks for the visit. 🙂


      November 13, 2014 at 17:50

  5. I’ve never seen a room in an English house decorated quite like that blue bedroom towards the top. Interesting.


    February 25, 2017 at 14:18

  6. This Lady Augusta had quite fine taste! 😉


    May 28, 2017 at 19:47

    • Yes and she did well with Kew, it being a repository for seeds from all over the world. So not a bad old stick really. 🙂


      May 29, 2017 at 01:03

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