Conservation at Hampton Court Palace

Conservation at Hampton Court Palace

The Chapel Royal ceiling

Find out more about completed and ongoing conservation projects at Hampton Court Palace

  1. Queen Charlotte’s state bed
    How we conserved the intricately embroidered domed roof of this magnificent state bed.
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  2. Trophy Gate Piers
    During the music festival in 2007, the south pier of Trophy Gate suffered an impact from a large lorry.
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  3. Lion Gate Piers
    We’re carrying out cleaning and repairs to the stone masonry
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  4. Small Oak Room mirror
    A mirror salvaged from the 1986 Hampton Court fire was examined, surface cleaned and re-packed to stabilise its condition.
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  5. Arms and armour
    Project focus: Arms and armour collection in the King’s Guard Chamber at Hampton Court Palace
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  6. Dust monitoring
    Studying and monitoring dust levels
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  7. Terracotta roundels
    Why are the terracotta roundels at Hampton Court Place deteriorating?
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  8. Henry VIII
    Henry VIII's Tapestries Revealed
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  9. Anne Boleyn Gatehouse
    Conserving the Clock Tower at Hampton Court Palace
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  10. Decorative chimneys
    Conserving the decorative chimneys at Hampton Court Palace
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  11. Tiltyard Tower
    Project focus: Tiltyard Tower, Hampton Court Palace
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  12. Tudor brickwork
    We're working to conserve the greatest Tudor fabric in the country
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  13. Chapel Royal
    We're carrying out repairs to the historic timber structure of the Chapel Royal
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  14. Monitoring of damage to historic tapestries
    An interdisciplinary project involving conservators and analytical and textile chemists.
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  15. Tapestry longevity
    How well preserved are our British tapestries?
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