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Paintings from the Royal Collection go on display in the Netherlands

Thursday, 29 September 2016

Twenty two paintings from the Royal Collection have gone on display at the Mauritshuis, in The Hague.  The loaned works were previously on display at The Queen's Galleries in London and Edinburgh, as part of the exhibition Masters of the Everyday: D ... Read more about Paintings from the Royal Collection go on display in the Netherlands

Crimson jacket and matching sleeveless long silk dress worn by  Princess Margaret as ‘Princess Roxana’ in the 1943 production of Aladdin at Windsor Castle.

Pantomime costume worn by Princess Elizabeth to go on display for the first time at Windsor Castle in a new exhibition of The Queen's wardrobe

Thursday, 18 August 2016

A costume worn by Her Majesty The Queen as the teenage Princess Elizabeth when she starred in the pantomime Aladdin will go on public display for the first time in the special exhibition Fashioning a Reign: 90 Years of Style from The Queen's Wardrobe at ... Read more about Pantomime costume worn by Princess Elizabeth to go on display for the first time at Windsor Castle in a new exhibition of The Queen's wardrobe

Sunflower Clock c.1752

Exhibition celebrating the garden in works of art from the Royal Collection opens in Edinburgh

Friday, 5 August 2016

From drawings by Leonardo da Vinci and a gardening manual owned by Henry VIII, to a metre-high clock in the form of a vase of flowers, a new exhibition exploring the garden in art has opened at The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse.   ... Read more about Exhibition celebrating the garden in works of art from the Royal Collection opens in Edinburgh

Sir Quentin Blake and children sitting on the hand of 'The BFG' at the Buckingham Palace Family Pavilion

Family Festival at Buckingham Palace

Friday, 5 August 2016

On Saturday, 6 August, families visiting Buckingham Palace can take part in a host of fun activities to celebrate Her Majesty The Queen's 90th birthday year. ... Read more about Family Festival at Buckingham Palace

Head of St Anne

Leonardo da Vinci: Ten Drawings from the Royal Collection

Monday, 1 August 2016

A new exhibition of ten of the finest drawings by Leonardo da Vinci has opened at Nottingham Castle Museum and Art Gallery.  It is the third of four galleries across the UK and Ireland to host the exhibition, and is the fifth touring exhibition of Leona ... Read more about Leonardo da Vinci: Ten Drawings from the Royal Collection

Picture of the Scottish State Coach at The Palace of Holyroodhouse

Scottish State Coach

Tuesday, 19 July 2016

For the month of August, the magnificent Scottish State Coach will be displayed on the forecourt of the Palace of Holyroodhouse to mark Her Majesty The Queen's 90th birthday year. ... Read more about Scottish State Coach

Queen Victoria's parure

How Queen Victoria and Prince Albert expressed their love through flowers is explored in a new exhibition

Friday, 15 July 2016

How Queen Victoria and Prince Albert used the symbolism of flowers to express their love for each other and their family is among many themes explored in the exhibition Painting Paradise: The Art of the Garden, opening at The Queen's Gallery, P ... Read more about How Queen Victoria and Prince Albert expressed their love through flowers is explored in a new exhibition

The Queen's Bindery Apprenticeship is announced

Tuesday, 12 July 2016

The increasingly rare skills and expertise of the hand bookbinding trade will be preserved in the UK through a unique new training initiative, The Queen's Bindery Apprenticeship. ... Read more about The Queen's Bindery Apprenticeship is announced

Alex Monroe for Buckingham Palace corgi pendant

Jewellery designer Alex Monroe creates new designs for Buckingham Palace range

Tuesday, 5 July 2016

Following the success of last year's collaboration, Royal Collection Trust has invited British jeweller Alex Monroe to expand his popular jewellery range inspired by the State Rooms at Buckingham Palace.  Five necklaces have been added to the Alex Monro ... Read more about Jewellery designer Alex Monroe creates new designs for Buckingham Palace range

Windsor Castle is presented with an Autism Friendly Award by the National Autistic Society

Windsor Castle receives an Autism Friendly Award

Wednesday, 29 June 2016

Windsor Castle has become one of the first cultural heritage sites in the UK to receive an Autism Friendly Award from the National Autistic Society.  The accolade recognises the Castle's commitment to making its facilities as accessible as possible for ... Read more about Windsor Castle receives an Autism Friendly Award

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