Foundations of the Palace

The founding principle of the Story Palace is to build stronger communities by engaging people in dialogues, sharing stories and uncovering hidden histories. We want to equip organisations to engage local people from different backgrounds to share their stories with one another. By sharing those stories, people and communities will get to know one another …

Pride of Place

We’re continuing our summer focus on gathering LGBTQI+ stories of King’s Cross. Last weekend, we pitched up our rainbow coloured mobile Story Palace at the Queer and Now festival at Tate Britain. Thanks to Jan Pimblett from the The London Metropolitan Archives (LMA) and Speak Out London for letting us tag along! Several brave souls bared their King’s Cross stories of love and …

Meet the Advisory Board

Say hello to the King’s Cross Story Palace advisory board! Over the next two years we’ll look to these great folks to be our local champions. They will offer feedback on our activity programme, share their local knowledge, propose ideas and help us maintain relationships and relevance. The first of their quarterly meetings was held on 25th …

#kxstorypalace

We’re building a community led history of the past 100 years in King’s Cross through the stories of local people and places. We want to showcase the daily life and nightlife of an area that is continually changing. We’ll look at the past, present and future and how we’re connected across generations and social divides. …