buckingham palace

by shani

brief description

buckingham palace is the working headquarters of the monarchy were the queen carries out her official and ceremonial duties as head of state of the commonwealth.

the queen and the duke of edinburgh live in the apartments on the north side of the place,while rooms of the upper floors of the north and east sides are occupied by other members of the royal family.much of the ground floor and the south wing of the palace are used by houeshold staff.the principal state rooms used for court ceremonies and official entertaining occupy the main west block facing the gardens.