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A view of Frogmore House and Garden across the lake

Annual charity opening of Frogmore House and Garden

Tuesday, 15 March 2016

This year, Frogmore House and Garden – the charming royal retreat set within Windsor Castle's magnificent private Home Park – will open to the public on 7, 8 and 9 June, as part of the annual Charity Garden Open Days.  ... Read more about Annual charity opening of Frogmore House and Garden

Disabled Access Day at the royal residences

Disabled Access Day at the royal residences

Wednesday, 9 March 2016

As part of Disabled Access Day on Saturday, 12 March visitors with disabilities will be offered free admission to Windsor Castle, the Palace of Holyroodhouse and The Queen's Gallery, Edinburgh.    ... Read more about Disabled Access Day at the royal residences

New digital tool explores connections between items in the Royal Collection and places around the world.

Tuesday, 8 March 2016

A new tool which offers a unique and personal way to explore the Royal Collection has now launched on the Royal Collection Trust website ... Read more about New digital tool explores connections between items in the Royal Collection and places around the world.

Dutch masterpieces from the Royal Collection go on display in Scotland

Friday, 4 March 2016

Johannes Vermeer's Lady at the Virginals with a Gentleman and a painting with a recently revealed secret are among the highlights of a new exhibition at The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse. Masters of the Everyday: Dutch Artists in ... Read more about Dutch masterpieces from the Royal Collection go on display in Scotland

Official range of china to celebrate the 90th birthday of Her Majesty The Queen goes on sale

Monday, 29 February 2016

The official range of china celebrating the 90th birthday of Her Majesty The Queen has gone on sale.  Produced by Royal Collection Trust, each item is made in Stoke-on-Trent using methods and techniques that have remained unchanged for 250 years.  From ... Read more about Official range of china to celebrate the 90th birthday of Her Majesty The Queen goes on sale

Leonardo da Vinci: Ten Drawings from the Royal Collection

Tuesday, 16 February 2016

A new exhibition of ten of the finest drawings by Leonardo da Vinci has opened at the Laing Art Gallery in Newcastle upon Tyne.  It is the first of four galleries across the UK and Ireland to host the exhibition, and is the fifth touring exhibition of L ... Read more about Leonardo da Vinci: Ten Drawings from the Royal Collection

Royal love of Shakespeare revealed in a new exhibition to mark the 400th anniversary of the death of Britain's greatest playwright

Friday, 12 February 2016

A copy of Shakespeare's Second Folio annotated by Charles I, a drawing of Romeo and Juliet by Queen Victoria and a colourfully bound copy of the Merry Wives of Windsor presented to Queen Mary in 1917 are among the items going on display at Windsor Castle to mark the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare in 1616. ... Read more about Royal love of Shakespeare revealed in a new exhibition to mark the 400th anniversary of the death of Britain's greatest playwright

Largest exhibition of Her Majesty The Queen's wardrobe ever shown in Scotland to open at the Palace of Holyroodhouse

Friday, 5 February 2016

The largest exhibition of The Queen's dress and accessories ever shown in Scotland will open at the Palace of Holyroodhouse on 21 April 2016, Her Majesty's 90th birthday. ... Read more about Largest exhibition of Her Majesty The Queen's wardrobe ever shown in Scotland to open at the Palace of Holyroodhouse

Buckingham Palace chosen by children as the first Google virtual-reality school visit in the UK

Wednesday, 20 January 2016

Buckingham Palace is the first UK landmark to be part of an innovative VR (virtual-reality) project with Google designed specially for schools.  ... Read more about Buckingham Palace chosen by children as the first Google virtual-reality school visit in the UK

'The Last of the Tide' opens at the Palace of Holyroodhouse

Thursday, 14 January 2016

Twelve portraits of D-Day veterans, commissioned by HRH The Prince of Wales, are now on display at the Palace of Holyroodhouse.   The exhibition, The Last of the Tide, pays tribute to the extraordinary men that played a role in the D-Day landin ... Read more about 'The Last of the Tide' opens at the Palace of Holyroodhouse

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