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Visit Lambeth Palace

Lambeth Palace is the residence of the Archbishop of Canterbury in London - a place of huge historical importance, it's also where the Archbishop lives, works and prays. Find out how you can come and visit. 

Guided tours

Ever wanted to explore the residence of the Archbishop of Canterbury in London? The best way is to come on one of our guided tours. Given regularly by expert guides, our tours take you around the rooms and chapels of Lambeth Palace, while immersing you in the history of the Archbishops of Canterbury. Find out more

Special events

The Garden will be open on Friday 1st September from 12pm-3pm to raise money for Bede House. The Great Hall, which houses Lambeth Palace Library, will also be open, as will the 800-year-old Crypt chapel area. Entry is £5, no need to book.



Lambeth Palace takes part in various special events throughout the year which allow you to come and visit us. We publish information about any upcoming events on this page - at present there are none, but please keep checking back, or follow us on Twitter.