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Queen Elizabeth II, left, and 'Downton Abbey' characters Daisy (Sophie McShera) and Mrs. Patmore (Lesley Nicol) help cook for the king, right.

The Queen’s former chef says living in Buckingham Palace was just like ‘Downton Abbey’

Palace life also featured some incredible luxuries — including three-course lunches, afternoon tea, and discos with Princess Diana and Fergie.
The Queen's resident gardening expert shared advice on Twitter.

Buckingham Palace’s head gardener reveals how to keep your plants alive at home

Mark Lane, who's been the Queen's resident gardening expert for 28 years, revealed which plants thrive in shade among other royal garden hacks.
Travel through London's zoos, monuments and museums virtually.

You can take a virtual trip to London without leaving your house

From Buckingham Palace to the British Museum, here's how to explore one of the most popular tourist destinations from your couch.
Buckingham Palace.

Disappointing photos show what it’s really like to live in a royal palace

The royal family tend to host official guests — and the photographers — in their own living rooms, meaning nothing is private for them.
Tour castles virtually without ever stepping out of your home.

21 castles and royal residences you can explore from your couch, from the Palace of Versailles to Windsor Castle

Virtual castle tours offer a chance to escape to a world of royalty without ever having to step foot outside your home.
The Queen looks out a Buckingham Palace window (left) and the palace's Throne Room (right).

28 rare photos show what it would be like to self-isolate at Buckingham Palace or Windsor Castle

Experiencing lockdown in a royal palace is much different to what most citizens across the UK are facing right now.
The Queen in September 2019.

A member of the Queen’s staff at Buckingham Palace has tested positive for the coronavirus

It's thought the employee found out they had contracted the virus while the Queen was still in residence.
Groom Harry wanted a wedding to rival Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's.

A British groom named Harry tried to rent Buckingham Palace as his wedding venue despite having a $17,000 budget

Harry Walker also attempted to recreate the Sussexes' nuptials by choosing a dress for his bride inspired by Markle's, complete with a 197-inch veil.
Meghan Markle, Prince Harry, and cousins Princess Beatrice and Princess Eugenie.

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle appeared to criticize Buckingham Palace for not treating them the same as other royals

The British press has interpreted this as a swipe at Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie, who have their own careers and still retain their HRH titles.
Prince Andrew and Virginia Roberts Giuffre, along with Ghislaine Maxwell. This photo was included in an affidavit in which Giuffre alleged Prince Andrew directed her to have sex with him.

The lawyer for Jeffrey Epstein’s accusers sent a school bus to Buckingham Palace with a wanted poster telling Prince Andrew to call the FBI

Prince Andrew hasn't yet fulfilled his promise to answer FBI questions on Jeffrey Epstein. So Gloria Allred is following him around with a school bus.