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The dining table in the State Dining Room displayed with silver-gilt from the Grand Service

Celebrate the Christmas season at Windsor Castle

Friday, 28 November 2014

Windsor Castle's magnificent State Apartments have been transformed for the festive season with an array of decorations, from seasonal garlands lining the Grand Staircase to bedecked Christmas trees, including a Nordman Fir from the Windsor Great Park ... Read more about Celebrate the Christmas season at Windsor Castle

New exhibition opens at The Queen's Gallery, Edinburgh

Wednesday, 12 November 2014

The first exhibition in Scotland devoted to the Italian artist Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione opens on Friday, 14 November at The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse. Lawless and impetuous, most of what is known of Castiglione is from court documents rather than fulfilled artistic commissions, but he was one of the most innovative and ground-breaking artists of the Italian Baroque. ... Read more about New exhibition opens at The Queen's Gallery, Edinburgh

First photographs of a royal tour to go on display

Thursday, 6 November 2014

In 1862, the 20-year-old Prince of Wales, eldest son of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert (and the future King Edward VII), embarked on a tour of the Middle East, accompanied by the photographer Francis Bedford.  The resulting images, produced little ... Read more about First photographs of a royal tour to go on display

Tickets for next year's exhibitions at the royal residences and The Queen's Galleries now available

Monday, 3 November 2014

Tickets for new exhibitions and displays at the official royal residences and The Queen's Galleries in London and Edinburgh are now on sale. ... Read more about Tickets for next year's exhibitions at the royal residences and The Queen's Galleries now available

Palace of Holyroodhouse in the snow

A Royal Christmas at the Palace of Holyroodhouse

Friday, 31 October 2014

For the first time, the Palace of Holyroodhouse is to be transformed both inside and out for the festive season. From 5 December until 6 January, the Palace's historic State Apartments, as well as the courtyard and the ornamental fountains, will be ... Read more about A Royal Christmas at the Palace of Holyroodhouse

Christmas display in the State Dining Room at Windsor Castle

Celebrate the Christmas season at Windsor Castle

Friday, 31 October 2014

From 1 December until 6 January, Windsor Castle will be transformed inside and out as the magnificent State Apartments and Castle precincts are dressed for the festive season.  Visitors will be treated to an array of decorations, from seasonal ... Read more about Celebrate the Christmas season at Windsor Castle

Buckingham Palace Gift Box

Christmas Gift Boxes

Friday, 24 October 2014

With the lead up to the festive season upon us, Royal Collection Trust has launched three limited-edition Gift Boxes for visits to Windsor Castle, the Palace of Holyroodhouse and Buckingham Palace. ... Read more about Christmas Gift Boxes

Collection of images from the 2015 programme of exhibitions and displays

New programme of exhibitions announced

Monday, 6 October 2014

Royal Collection Trust has announced its programme of exhibitions and displays at the royal residences and The Queen's Galleries for the year ahead. Highlights of the programme include a special display to mark the bicentenary of the Battle of Waterloo, an exhibition revealing the ways in which gardens have been celebrated in art over 400 years, and the first ever exhibition solely devoted to Scottish art in the Royal Collection. ... Read more about New programme of exhibitions announced

Dr Convex and Lady Concave by Thomas Rowlandson, 20 November 1802

Exhibition of comic art opens in Bath

Monday, 29 September 2014

An exhibition of late 18th and early 19th-century comic art from the Royal Collection has travelled to The Holburne Museum in Bath.  High ... Read more about Exhibition of comic art opens in Bath

Curator wins photography award

Wednesday, 10 September 2014

Sophie Gordon, Senior Curator of Photographs, Royal Collection Trust, is among the recipients of The Royal Photographic Society Awards 2014. ... Read more about Curator wins photography award

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