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Title deed for Buckingham Palace, 1763

New exhibition and book mark the centenary of the Royal Archives at Windsor Castle

Friday, 16 May 2014

Since 1914 the iconic Round Tower of Windsor Castle has been home to the Royal Archives – an unparalleled collection of documents relating to the history of the British Monarchy. From diaries and personal correspondence to account books and speeches, the Archives record and reflect some of the most significant moments in British history and provide a fascinating insight into the lives of monarchs and their families. ... Read more about New exhibition and book mark the centenary of the Royal Archives at Windsor Castle

View of Buckingham Palace from Green Park

Group Travel Awards 2014

Thursday, 8 May 2014

Buckingham Palace has been nominated for two awards at this year's Group Travel Organiser Awards, in the categories of Best Company/Venue Offering Guided Tours and Best Historical House/Garden. Voted for by readers of Group Travel Organiser magazine, the winners of the awards will be annouced at the annual award ceremony in June which celebrates the best in the group travel industry. ... Read more about Group Travel Awards 2014

The Palace of Holyroodhouse

New 'Royal Visit' ticket launches at the Palace of Holyroodhouse

Friday, 2 May 2014

A new ticket has launched at the Palace of Holyroodhouse, allowing visitors to combine a visit to The Queen’s official residence in Scotland, the Palace's historic garden, and changing exhibitions at The Queen's Gallery.
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Desmond Shawe-Taylor pictured with Dr Lucy Worsley in The Queen's Gallery

BBC Four television series

Tuesday, 29 April 2014

Royal Collection Trust and the BBC mark the 300th anniversary of the Hanoverian succession ... Read more about BBC Four television series

Annual opening of Frogmore House and Garden

Friday, 25 April 2014

Frogmore House and Garden, the charming royal retreat set within Windsor Castle's magnificent private Home Park, will open to visitors on 3, 4 and 5 June as part of the annual Charity Garden Open Days, and on 16, 17 and 18 August this year.  ... Read more about Annual opening of Frogmore House and Garden

A view from inside The Queen's Gallery during The First Georgians exhibitions

Exhibition celebrates the 300th anniversary of a new royal dynasty

Friday, 11 April 2014

Three hundred years ago Georg Ludwig, Elector of Hanover in Germany, acceded to the British throne as George I, the country's first constitutional monarch. Now the first exhibition to tell the story of the king who established an unbroken line of royal succession to Her Majesty The Queen is open at The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace. ... Read more about Exhibition celebrates the 300th anniversary of a new royal dynasty

Royal Collection works on loan to the Victoria and Albert Museum

Thursday, 10 April 2014

Works of art from the Royal Collection, including a model of an unrealised royal palace, have gone on display at the Victoria and ... Read more about Royal Collection works on loan to the Victoria and Albert Museum

Easter Gift Boxes

Friday, 4 April 2014

As a special gift in preparation for Easter, Royal Collection Trust has launched three limited-edition Gift Boxes ... Read more about Easter Gift Boxes

Special exhibition at the Summer Opening of Buckingham Palace announced

Wednesday, 2 April 2014

From well-loved toys and treasured family gifts to tiny childhood outfits, a special exhibition at the Summer Opening of Buckingham Palace will give an unprecedented glimpse into life as a young member of the royal family.  Spanning more than 250 ... Read more about Special exhibition at the Summer Opening of Buckingham Palace announced

A painting by Mathias Kauage entitled Missis Kwin

Gifts presented to The Queen from around the Commonwealth on display

Friday, 21 March 2014

In the year that Scotland hosts The Commonwealth Games, a special display at the Palace of Holyroodhouse brings together more than 70 gifts presented to The Queen from Commonwealth countries around the world. ... Read more about Gifts presented to The Queen from around the Commonwealth on display

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