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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

Miniature Sherlock Holmes book to be re-created for the first time

Wednesday, 3 September 2014

A little-known tale about one of the most famous partnerships in crime fiction will be published next month by Walker Books in collaboration with Royal Collection Trust.  Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's much-loved characters, Sherlock Holmes and his trusty ... Read more about Miniature Sherlock Holmes book to be re-created for the first time

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

Newly acquired portrait of Paul Sandby goes on display at Windsor Castle

Friday, 7 February 2014

He is known for his beautiful views of Windsor, providing a fascinating insight into life at the Castle during the reign of George III (1760–1820).  Now, 250 years later, ... Read more about Newly acquired portrait of Paul Sandby goes on display at Windsor Castle

A new picture hang in the State Apartments at Windsor Castle

Monday, 27 January 2014

From the end of January, visitors to Windsor Castle can enjoy some of the finest paintings of the Northern Renaissance, following the re-display of a number of works in the State Apartments.  The paintings at all royal residences are changed on a ... Read more about A new picture hang in the State Apartments at Windsor Castle

New exhibition of 18th-century watercolours of Windsor Castle

Friday, 3 January 2014

Twenty views of Windsor Castle by the great 18th-century watercolourists Paul and Thomas Sandby will go on display at the Castle from 7 February.  Created from the 1760s to the 1790s, they provide a fascinating insight into life at Windsor during the ... Read more about New exhibition of 18th-century watercolours of Windsor Castle

Christmas at Windsor Castle

Monday, 25 November 2013

This festive season Windsor Castle will be transformed inside and out, as the visitor route is decorated for Christmas. From 1 December until 12 January 2014, traditional wreaths and garlands will adorn the Castle Precincts and some of Windsor's most ... Read more about Christmas at Windsor Castle

Semi-State Rooms open at Windsor Castle

Wednesday, 25 September 2013

George IV's private apartments at Windsor Castle open to visitors this Saturday for the winter months. Considered to be among the greatest royal commissions and the finest late Georgian interiors in the country, these magnificent rooms (known as the ... Read more about Semi-State Rooms open at Windsor Castle

Royal Paintbox: Royal Artists Past and Present

Friday, 21 June 2013

An exhibition of work by royal artists from the 17th century to the present day has opened  at Windsor Castle. ... Read more about Royal Paintbox: Royal Artists Past and Present

Royal Paintbox: Royal Artists Past and Present

Friday, 29 March 2013

For generations, Britain’s kings, queens and their families have been inspired to paint, sketch and sculpt.  Accompanying the ITV programme Royal Paintbox, an exhibition of the same name at Windsor Castle ... Read more about Royal Paintbox: Royal Artists Past and Present

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