Buckingham Palace's East Wing opens for tours for the first time, and tickets sell out in a day

Updated on: July 10, 2024 / 2:58 PM EDT
/ CBS News

London — The room that opens onto Buckingham Palace’s famous balcony, from which the royal family can be seen waving to the public below during major events, is opening to the public for tours for the first time this summer after a renovation.
Tour tickets, however, are no longer available. A limited number of “East Wing Highlights” summer tours that were offered this year sold out in one day. Standard […]
Buckingham Palace's East Wing opens for tours for the first time, and tickets sell out in a day