Changing the Guard | Buckingham Palace / Dates & Times

Dates, times and details of the Regiments and Bands Changing the Guard at Buckingham Palace, in December, January and February 2017.

Changing the Guard Dates

Changing the Guard dates, times, plus the Regiments and Bands taking part, display below the calendar, when you click a date marked with a red dot ( ).

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Changing the Guard
August-01-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1stBattalion Royal Welsh

Musical Support
Band of the Irish Guards
Band of the Welsh Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
August-03-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1stBattalion Irish Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Coldstream Guards
1st Battalion Irish Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
August-05-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1stBattalion Irish Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Coldstream Guards
1st Battalion Irish Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
August-07-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1stBattalion Royal Welsh

Musical Support
Band of the Welsh Guards
Band of the Coldstream Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
August-09-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
7 Company Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Grenadier Guards
Band of the Welsh Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
August-11-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Royal Welsh

Musical Support
Band of the Grenadier Guards
Band of the Welsh Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
August-13-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
7 Company Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Scots Guards
Band of the Welsh Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
August-15-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Scots Guards
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
August-17-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Scots Guards
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
August-19-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
7 Company Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Scots Guards
Band of the Welsh Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
August-21-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Scots Guards
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
August-23-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Scots Guards
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
August-25-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
7 Company Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Scots Guards
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
August-27-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Scots Guards
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
August-29-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
7 Company Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Coldstream Guards
Band of the Grenadier Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
August-31-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Scots Guards
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
September-02-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Coldstream Guards
Band of the Scots Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
September-04-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards Band of the Coldstream Guards Band of the Scots Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
September-06-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
7 Company Coldstream Guards Band of the Household Cavalry 1st Bn. Coldstream Guards Corps of Drums

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
September-08-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards Band of the Coldstream Guards 1st Bn. Coldstream Guards Corps of Drums

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
September-10-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
Nijmegen Company Grenadier Guards Band of the Scots Guards Band of the Household Cavalry

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
September-12-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
F Company Scots Guards Band of the Welsh Guards Band of the Coldstream Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
September-14-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Irish Guards Band of the Coldstream Guards 1st Bn. Irish Guards Corps of Drums

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
September-16-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Irish Guards Band of the Welsh Guards 1st Bn. Irish Guards Corps of Drums

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
September-18-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Irish Guards Band of the Coldstream Guards 1st Bn. Irish Guards Corps of Drums

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
September-20-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
F Company Scots Guards Band of the Welsh Guards Band of the Scots Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
September-22-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Irish Guards Band of the Coldstream Guards 1st Bn. Irish Guards Corps of Drums

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
September-24-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
F Company Scots Guards Band of the Scots Guards Band of the Coldstream Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
September-26-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
Nijmegen Company Grenadier Guards Band of the Scots Guards Band of the Grenadier Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
September-28-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Regiment Royal Horse Artillery Band of the Grenadier Guards Band of the Household Cavalry

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
September-30-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards Band of the Coldstream Guards 1st Bn. Coldstream Guards Corps of Drums

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
October-02-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Regiment Royal Horse Artillery

Musical Support
Band of the Grenadier Guards
Band of the Honourable Artillery Company

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
October-04-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
F Company Scots Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Scots Guards
1st Bn. Coldstream Guards Corps of Drums

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
October-06-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
Queen's Colour Squadron Royal Air Force

Musical Support
Band of the Royal Air Force (Full Mount)
Band of the Welsh Guards (Full Dismount)

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
October-08-2016 08:00

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
No Musical support
No Musical Support

Changes / Exceptions

Admin Mount no music or ceremony

Changing the Guard
October-10-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
Queen's Colour Squadron Royal Air Force

Musical Support
Band of the Royal Air Force (Full Mount)
Band of the Scots Guards (Full Dismount)

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
October-12-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Coldstream Guards
Band of the Royal Air Force (Full Dismount)

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
October-14-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
F Company Scots Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Irish Guards
1st Bn. Coldstream Guards Corps of Drums

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
October-16-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Regiment Royal Horse Artillery

Musical Support
Band of the Irish Guards
Band of the Coldstream Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
October-18-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of Grenadier Guards
Band of the Coldstream Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
October-20-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Regiment Royal Horse Artillery

Musical Support
Band of the Grenadier Guards
Band of the Coldstream Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
October-22-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Scots Guards
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
October-24-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Regiment Royal Horse Artillery

Musical Support
Band of the Irish Guards
Band of the Coldstream Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
October-26-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Irish Guards
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards Corps of Drums

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
October-28-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
Nijmegen Company Grenadier Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Scots Guards
Band of the Household Cavalry

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
October-30-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Scots Guards
Band of the Grenadier Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
November-01-2016 08:00

QUEEN'S GUARD
Nijmegen Company Grenadier Guards

Musical Support
No Music or Ceremony
No Music or Ceremony

Changes / Exceptions

State Visit

Changing the Guard
November-03-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Regiment Royal Horse Artillery

Musical Support
Band of the Welsh Guards
Band of the Coldstream Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
November-05-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Grenadier Guards
1st Bn Scots Guards Pipes & Drums

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
November-07-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Regiment Royal Horse Artillery

Musical Support
Band of the Irish Guards
Band of the Scots Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
November-09-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
Nijmegen Company Grenadier Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Grenadier Guards
Band of the Irish Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
November-11-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Regiment Royal Horse Artillery

Musical Support
Band of the Grenadier Guards
Band of the Coldstream Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
November-13-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
7 Company Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
No Musical Support
No Musical Support

Changes / Exceptions

Remembrance Sunday - Cenotaph Parade

Changing the Guard
November-15-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Grenadier Guards
1st Bn. Coldstream Guards Corps of Drums

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
November-17-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Regiment Royal Horse Artillery

Musical Support
Band of the Grenadier Guards
Band of the Coldstream Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
November-19-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
Nijmegen Company Grenadier Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Irish Guards
Band of the Welsh Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
November-21-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
7 Company Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Coldstream Guards
Band of the Household Cavalry

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
November-23-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Regiment Royal Horse Artillery

Musical Support
Band of the Grenadier Guards
Band of the Household Cavalry

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
November-25-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
F Company Scots Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Irish Guards
Band of the Household Cavalry

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
November-27-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Grenadier Guards
1st Bn. Coldstream Guards Corps of Drums

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
November-29-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Regiment Royal Horse Artillery

Musical Support
Band of the Welsh Guards
Band of the Irish Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
December-01-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
7 Company Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Grenadier Guards
Band of the Welsh Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
December-03-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Regiment Royal Horse Artillery

Musical Support
Band of the Coldstream Guards
Band of the Irish Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
December-05-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Grenadier Guards
1st Bn. Coldstream Guards Corps of Drums

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
December-07-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Irish Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Grenadier Guards
1st Battalion Irish Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
December-09-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Coldstream Guards
1st Bn. Coldstream Guards Corps of Drums

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
December-11-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Irish Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Welsh Guards
1st Battalion Irish Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
December-13-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
Nijmegen Company Grenadier Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Scots Guards
Band of the Coldstream Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
December-15-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
7 Company Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Grenadier Guards
Band of the Irish Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
December-17-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Irish Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Scots Guards
1st Battalion Irish Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
December-19-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Irish Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Irish Guards
1st Battalion Irish Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
December-21-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Irish Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Welsh Guards
1st Battalion Irish Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
December-22-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Irish Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Grenadier Guards
1st Battalion Irish Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
December-24-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Irish Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Scots Guards
1st Battalion Irish Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
December-27-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Scots Guards
1st Bn. Coldstream Guards Corps of Drums

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
December-29-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Scots Guards
1st Bn. Coldstream Guards Corps of Drums

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
December-31-2016 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
8 Company Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Grenadier Guards
Band of the Welsh Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
02 January 2017 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Scots Guards
Band of the Household Cavalry

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
04 January 2017 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
F Coy. Scots Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Grenadier Guards
Band of the Welsh Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
06 January 2017 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
Nijmegen Coy. Grenadier Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Grenadier Guards
Band of the Irish Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
08 January 2017 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
7 Coy. Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Irish Guards
Band of the Coldstream Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
10 January 2017 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Irish Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Irish Guards
1st Bn. Irish Guards CoD

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
12 January 2017 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Irish Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Grenadier Guards
1st Bn. Irish Guards CoD

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
14 January 2017 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
7 Coy. Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Irish Guards
Band of the Scots Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
16 January 2017 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Welsh Guards
Band of the Grenadier Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
18 January 2017 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Irish Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Irish Guards
1st Bn. Irish Guards CoD

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
20 January 2017 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Welsh Guards
1st Bn. Irish Guards CoD

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
22 January 2017 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Irish Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Scots Guards
1st Bn. Irish Guards CoD

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
24 January 2017 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
Nijmegen Coy. Grenadier Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Coldstream Guards
Band of the Welsh Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
26 January 2017 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
F Coy. Scots Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Coldstream Guards
Band of the Welsh Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
28 January 2017 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Irish Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Irish Guards
1st Bn. Irish Guards CoD

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
30 January 2017 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
7 Coy. Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Grenadier Guards
Band of the Welsh Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified


Changing the Guard
01 February 2017 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
F Company Scots Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Coldstream Guards
Band of the Irish Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
03 February 2017 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Coldstream Guards
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
05 February 2017 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Irish Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Household Cavalry
1st Battalion Irish Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
07 February 2017 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Household Cavalry
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
09 February 2017 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Irish Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Scots Guards
1st Battalion Irish Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
11 February 2017 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
Nijmegen Company Grenadier Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Coldstream Guards
Band of the Grenadier Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
13 February 2017 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
7 Company Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Grenadier Guards
Band of the Irish Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
15 February 2017 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Grenadier Guards
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
17 February 2017 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
F Company Scots Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Scots Guards
Band of the Irish Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
19 February 2017 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Irish Guards
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
21 February 2017 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
Nijmegen Company Grenadier Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Household Cavalry
Band of the Coldstream Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
23 February 2017 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Household Cavalry
1st Battalion Coldstream Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
25 February 2017 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
Nijmegen Company Grenadier Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Irish Guards
Band of the Coldstream Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Changing the Guard
27 February 2017 11:30

QUEEN'S GUARD
1st Battalion Irish Guards

Musical Support
Band of the Grenadier Guards
1st Battalion Irish Guards

Changes / Exceptions

No changes notified

Ensign carrying the Coldstream Guards Regimental Colours

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