The Glorious Georges (I, II, III, IV) 200 year anniversary

17 April - 30 November 2014
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The Glorious Georges at Kensington Palace

The glittering court of George II and Queen Caroline burst onto the scene in 1727 at Kensington Palace. This era of culture, music and fashion is brought to life in the splendid King's State Apartments.

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George II

George resentfully waited to be king for many years while his father ruled. When he finally became George II, he breathed new life into Kensington Palace.

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Glorious Georges

The Georgian Court and its intriguing cast of royal characters are brought to life at Hampton Court, Kensington and Kew Palaces this year.

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Modern Britain

Explore ten ways that the German Georges made Modern Britain.


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