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The Queen's Baton Relay visits the Palace of Holyroodhouse

Commonwealth Games Baton Relay visits the Palace of Holyroodhouse

Tuesday, 17 June 2014

The 2014 Commonwealth Games Baton Relay has visited the Palace of Holyroodhouse, the official residence of Her Majesty The Queen in Scotland.
Launched by The Queen at Buckingham Palace in October 2013, the 2014 Baton Relay will have visited 70 nations and territories and travelled 118,000 miles over 288 days, before its arrival in Glasgow for the opening ceremony of The Commonwealth Games in July. ... Read more about Commonwealth Games Baton Relay visits the Palace of Holyroodhouse

The Diamond Jubilee State Coach

The Diamond Jubilee State Coach goes on display

Monday, 9 June 2014

The Diamond Jubilee State Coach is now on display to the public. This spectacular new coach, which conveyed Her Majesty The Queen to the ... Read more about The Diamond Jubilee State Coach goes on display

A Royal Cookbook: Seasonal recipes from Buckingham Palace

Tuesday, 27 May 2014

A new book published today gives readers the chance to re-create a royal menu at home.  Written by the Royal Chef and the Deputy Master of The Queen's Household, it is the first-ever cookbook to be published by Royal Collection Trust. ... Read more about A Royal Cookbook: Seasonal recipes from Buckingham Palace

Queen Charlotte with her two Eldest Sons, Allan Ramsey

The Georgian season extends to Germany as works from the Royal Collection go on display

Wednesday, 21 May 2014

Works from the Royal Collection have gone on display across Germany as part of ongoing events to mark the 300th anniversary of Georg Ludwig, Elector of Hanover, ascending to the British throne as George I in 1714.  George I was Britains's first ... Read more about The Georgian season extends to Germany as works from the Royal Collection go on display

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.
... Read more about New 'Royal Visit' ticket launches at the Palace of Holyroodhouse

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

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