Interesting facts about Buckingham Palace

Want to know some interesting facts about Buckingham Palace?

Well, here’re some trivia :

- Buckingham Palace has 775 rooms. These include 19 State rooms, 52 Royal and guest bedrooms, 188 staff bedrooms, 92 offices and 78 bathrooms.

- The garden which covers 40 acres, includes a helicopter landing area, a lake, and a tennis court. Some 30 different species of bird and 350 different wild flowers –some extremely rare, have made it their home.

Besides being the venue for summer garden parties, it has also hosted a charity tennis competition, pop and classical music concerts and a children's party featuring a host of characters from children's books

- more than 50,000 people visit the palace each year. They include guests to banquets, lunches, dinners, receptions and the royal garden parties.

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