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    1. Tower of London
      1. Visit us
        1. Tickets and prices
        2. Opening times
        3. Getting here
        4. Top things to see and do
          1. The Crown Jewels
            1. Visiting the Crown Jewels
              1. The Crown Jewels
              2. A brief history
            2. Unique working collection
              1. The Coronation
              2. Other uses of the Crown Jewels
            3. Diamonds and crowns
              1. Crowns
              2. Famous diamonds
            4. Remembering the Crown Jewels
              1. Memories and insights
          2. White Tower
          3. Yeoman Warders
          4. The ravens
          5. Tower torture
          6. Coins and Kings
            1. Visiting the exhibition
              1. Visiting 'Coins and Kings'
              2. How five coins changed history
            2. History of the Mint at the Tower
              1. History of the Mint at the Tower of London
                1. Edward I: The Mint comes to the Tower
                2. Elizabeth I: The restoration of currency
                3. Charles II: Mechanisation and propaganda
                4. William III: The Great Recoinage
                5. George III: Economic crisis and the Mint moves out of the Tower
            3. Surprising stories of the Mint
              1. Surprising stories
            4. Life on Mint Street
              1. Living and working on Mint Street
              2. Mint Master: Making the King's Coins
                1. Mint Master
          7. Line of Kings
            1. Visiting Line of Kings
              1. Star objects
              2. Introduction to Line of Kings
            2. From action to attraction
              1. Timeline of Line of Kings
              2. History of the exhibition
            3. People of the Tower
              1. Tower guides
          8. Royal Beasts
            1. Visiting Royal Beasts
              1. Introduction to Royal Beasts
              2. The Virtual Menagerie
            2. The Royal Menagerie
              1. The history of the Royal Menagerie
              2. The beasts within
            3. Sights and stories
              1. Tragic and surprising stories
              2. People from the Royal Menagerie
            4. Fun and games
              1. Meet the Royal Beasts in our game
              2. Create your royal beast
          9. Fortress
            1. Fortress: Pace the battlements
            2. Peasants' Revolt quiz: Are you revolting?
            3. Fortress: Did you know?
            4. A modern-day fortress
          10. The Fusilier Museum
          11. Medieval Palace
          12. Tower Green and Scaffold Site
          13. Wall Walk
        5. Closures and notices
        6. Visit planner
        7. Audio guide
        8. Food and drink
        9. Shopping
        10. Accessibility
        11. Religious services
        12. FAQs
        13. Contact us
        14. Informationen über den Tower of London
        15. Information sur La Tour de Londres
        16. Informazioni su la Torre di Londra
        17. Información sobre la Torre de Londres
        18. Informações sobre a Torre de Londres
      2. What's on
        1. Ceremony of the Keys
        2. White Tower Tours
        3. Drawn at the Tower with Art Macabre
        4. Conquest!
        5. Special concert: Chapel Royal
        6. Attack the Tower!
        7. The Luna Cinema
        8. Talks and debates
        9. Family activities
        10. NIGHTWATCHERS
        11. British Sign Language activities
        12. Descriptive sessions
        13. Top things to see and do
      3. Families
        1. What's on for families
        2. Children at the Tower
        3. Games and makes
          1. Test Your Tower Of London Knowledge & Unlock The Dragon
        4. Digital missions
      4. Groups
        1. Food and drink for groups
        2. Group prices and booking
        3. Plan your visit
        4. Royal Passes
        5. Agency voucher scheme
        6. FAQs
        7. Booking request form
      5. History and stories
        1. Events timeline
        2. A building history
          1. The Normans
          2. Medieval Tower
          3. The Tudors
          4. Restoration
          5. 19th century Tower
          6. A modern Tower
          7. Further reading
        3. Past uses of the Tower
          1. The Crown Jewels
          2. The Constable of the Tower of London
          3. The Royal Menagerie: life with the lions
          4. HM Prison - The Tower of London
          5. The Tower Record Office
          6. The Royal Mint
          7. Office of the Ordnance
          8. Royal Observatory
          9. The Ordnance Survey
          10. Storehouse
        4. The Chapel of St Peter ad Vincula
          1. History of the Chapel
          2. News, Events and Services
          3. Support us
          4. The 1535 Society
          5. The Chapel Appeal
          6. Chapel Biographies
          7. Contact us
        5. Palace people
          1. Ranulf Flambard
          2. Edward V
          3. Perkin Warbeck
          4. Sir Thomas More
          5. Anne Boleyn
          6. Anne Askew
          7. Lady Jane Grey
          8. Arabella Stuart
          9. Guy Fawkes
          10. Colonel Blood
          11. Duke of Wellington
          12. Prisoners
            1. Meet the prisoners
              1. Prisoners
            2. Prisoners exhibition
            3. Play our game, 'Beat the Gaoler'
          13. Ghosts
        6. Discover the towers
          1. The Beauchamp Tower
          2. The Bloody Tower
          3. The Bowyer Tower
          4. The Broad Arrow Tower
          5. The Chapel of St. John's
          6. The Chapel Royal of St. Peter ad Vincula
          7. The Constable Tower
          8. The Cradle Tower
          9. The Execution Site
          10. The Martin Tower
          11. The Salt Tower
          12. The White Tower
        7. Tower archives
          1. Royal Armouries archives
          2. Architectural Drawings Collection
          3. Royal Fusiliers archive
          4. Chapel of St Peter ad Vincula archives
          5. The Yeoman Warders archive
        8. Tower of London Remembers
          1. About the installation
          2. View dedications
          3. Roll of Honour
          4. Why remember?
            1. Why should we remember?
            2. Why is 100 years significant?
            3. How do you want to remember?
            4. Time to take over the Tower of London
          5. The Tower during the War
            1. Recruitment and mobilisation
            2. Prison and place of execution
            3. 1914 Tower timeline
          6. About the charities
          7. Supporters
          8. FAQs
      6. Learning
        1. Teachers
          1. Sessions for schools
            1. Key Stage 1
            2. Key Stage 2
              1. Key Stage 2: digital missions
                1. Teacher's Toolkit: The Lady's Royal Arrivals
                2. Teacher's Toolkit: The Prisoner's Perilous Plot
            3. Key Stage 3
            4. GCSE
            5. AS/A2 level
              1. A-level study days
            6. International visitors
          2. Planning your Learning & Engagement visit
            1. On-site facilities
          3. How to book
          4. Teachers' resources
            1. Storytelling Tutorial
          5. CPD for teachers at the Tower of London
        2. Adults
          1. Talks, workshops and events
          2. Community and groups
        3. Games and video
      7. Hire a venue
        1. Conferences and meetings
        2. Dinners and receptions
        3. Large-scale events
        4. Approved suppliers
          1. Catering
          2. All other suppliers
      8. Membership
        1. Member benefits
        2. Member events
        3. Members' blog
    2. Hampton Court Palace
      1. Visit us
        1. Tickets and prices
        2. Opening times
        3. Getting here
        4. Top things to see and do
          1. Magic Garden
            1. Magic Garden Frequently Asked Questions
          2. The Empress and the Gardener
          3. Cumberland Art Gallery
            1. About the Cumberland Art Gallery
            2. Highlights
          4. Great Hall
          5. The Chapel Royal
          6. Henry VIII's Kitchens
            1. Tudor cook-along videos
              1. Ryschewys close and fryez
              2. Tarte owte of Lent
              3. Fylettys en Galentyne
          7. Hampton Court gardens
            1. Hampton Court Palace gardens FAQs
          8. The Maze
          9. Privy Garden
          10. The Great Vine
          11. Kitchen Garden
          12. Henry's Crown
          13. Young Henry VIII exhibition
            1. Henry VIII's story
              1. Henry VIII and Katherine of Aragon
              2. Henry VIII and Thomas Wolsey
            2. Visiting the exhibition
              1. Visitor information
            3. Fun and Games
              1. Play our Henry VIII morph
              2. Hampton Court Palace wallpaper
            4. Learning & Discovery
              1. Frequently asked questions
              2. Paintings of Henry VIII
          14. William III's apartments
          15. A living Tudor World
            1. Rough guide to Henry's palace
              1. Introduction to a living Tudor world
              2. Henry's palace
              3. All about Henry VIII
            2. Fun and games
              1. Joust for Henry VIII in our game
              2. Make your own girl's Tudor kirtle
              3. Make your own boy's Tudor gown
              4. Make your own headwear
          16. Chocolate Kitchens
            1. Chocolate drinking
            2. Chocolate makers
            3. Thomas and Grace Tosier
            4. The Chocolate Rooms
            5. Conserving the Chocolate Kitchen
            6. The process of making chocolate
            7. Chocolate serving equipment
            8. Chocolate cookalong
          17. The Triumphs of Caesar
          18. Royal tennis at Hampton Court
          19. What's on
        5. Closures and notices
        6. Visit planner
        7. Food and drink
        8. Shopping
        9. Accessibility
          1. Route on the First Floor for visitors unable to use stairs
          2. Hire a wheelchair and volunteer guide
        10. Religious services
        11. Crafts, sport and leisure
        12. Accommodation in the palace
        13. FAQs
        14. Informationen über Hampton Court Palast
        15. Informations sur le Palais d'Hampton Court
        16. Informazioni su Palazzo Hampton Court
        17. Informacion sobre el Palacio de Hampton Court
        18. Informações sobre Hampton Court Palace
      2. What's on
        1. Live historic cookery
        2. Encounters With The Past
        3. The Empress and the Gardener
        4. Special concert: Chapel Royal
        5. Terrible Tudors at Hampton Court Palace
        6. Capability Brown Royal Gardens Conference 2016
        7. Hampton Court Palace Festival
        8. Summer Garden Nights
        9. Tudor Joust
        10. The Luna Cinema
        11. Gnomes Unearthed
        12. Kirstie Allsopp’s The Handmade Fair
        13. Tiny Explorers
        14. BBC Good Food Festival
        15. Talks and debates
        16. Family activities
        17. Guided tours
        18. British Sign Language tours
        19. Plays, tours and presentations
          1. Hire a private guide
        20. Describer escorted visits
        21. Top things to see and do
      3. Families
        1. What's on for families
        2. Movie Maker Mission
        3. Digital missions
        4. Children at the palace
        5. Games and makes
          1. Hampton Court Palace: The great time quest
        6. Children's birthday parties
      4. Groups
        1. Food and drink
        2. Group prices and booking
        3. Plan your visit
        4. Royal Passes
        5. Agency voucher scheme
        6. FAQs
        7. Booking request form
      5. History and stories
        1. Events timeline
        2. A building history
          1. Palace origins
          2. The Cardinal's works
          3. Magnificent Henry
          4. Henry's heirs
          5. The Stuarts
          6. A new palace
          7. The 18th century
          8. Up to the present
          9. Further reading
        3. Palace people
          1. Henry VIII
          2. Katherine of Aragon
          3. Catherine Howard
          4. Charles I
          5. Antonio Verrio
          6. Cardinal Thomas Wolsey
          7. Grinling Gibbons
          8. Jean Tijou
          9. Sophia Duleep Singh
          10. Ghosts at Hampton Court Palace
      6. Learning
        1. Teachers
          1. Sessions for schools
            1. Movie Maker Mission
            2. Key Stage 1
            3. Key Stage 2
              1. Key Stage 2 digital missions
                1. Teacher's Toolkit: The Ambassador's Secret Assignment
                2. Teacher's Toolkit: The Clerk's Fantastic Feast
                3. Teacher's Toolkit: The Architect's Design Dilemma
              2. Key Stage 2: exploring the palace and gardens
              3. Key Stage 2: practical and object handling
              4. Key Stage 2: English and Drama
            4. Key Stage 3
            5. GCSE
            6. AS/A2 level
            7. Overseas visitors
          2. Planning your Learning & Engagement visit
            1. On-site facilities
          3. How to book
          4. Teachers' resources
            1. Video Resources
          5. Cross curricular resources
            1. Maths
            2. Art
            3. Science
            4. PSHE
        2. Adults
          1. Talks, workshops and events
          2. Community and groups
          3. Sensory Palaces
        3. Games and video
      7. Hire a venue
        1. Weddings
        2. Wedding Showcase
        3. Conferences and meetings
        4. Dinners and receptions
        5. Large-scale events
        6. Christmas Parties
        7. Approved suppliers
          1. Catering
          2. HRP Event Solutions
          3. All other suppliers
      8. Membership
        1. Member benefits
        2. Member events
        3. Members' blog
    3. Banqueting House
      1. Visit us
        1. Tickets and prices
        2. Opening times and upcoming closures
        3. Getting here
        4. Top things to see and do
          1. Rubens’ ceiling
            1. Details of Rubens' canvases
          2. Banqueting Hall
          3. Charles I’s execution site
          4. Banqueting House architecture
          5. Art and sculpture
          6. The Undercroft
          7. The Lost Palace
        5. Shopping
        6. Accessibility
        7. FAQs
        8. Contact us
        9. Informationen über das Banqueting House
        10. Informations sur la Maison des banquets
        11. Informazioni su la Casa dei Banchetti
        12. Informacion sobre La Banqueting House
        13. Informações sobre Banqueting House
      2. What's on
      3. Families
      4. Groups
        1. Group prices and booking
        2. Plan your group visit
      5. History and stories
        1. Events timeline
        2. A building history
          1. The Tudors
          2. The court masque era
          3. Rubens' ceiling
          4. The Stuarts
          5. Execution of Charles I
          6. The Commonwealth
          7. The Restoration
          8. Last days of Whitehall
          9. The destruction
          10. 1698 - Present
          11. Historic ceremonies
          12. Further reading
        3. Palace people
          1. Inigo Jones
          2. Cardinal Wolsey and Henry VIII
          3. Charles I
          4. Peter Paul Rubens
      6. Learning
        1. Teachers
          1. Sessions for schools
          2. Planning your education visit
        2. Adults
          1. Talks, workshops and events
          2. Community and groups
      7. Hire a venue
        1. Weddings
        2. Conferences and meetings
        3. Dinners and receptions
        4. Approved suppliers
          1. Catering
          2. All other suppliers
      8. Membership
        1. Member benefits
        2. Member events
        3. Members' blog
    4. Kensington Palace
      1. Visit us
        1. Tickets and prices
        2. Opening times
        3. Getting here
        4. Top things to see and do
          1. Fashion Rules
            1. Visiting Fashion Rules Restyled
            2. Featured designers
            3. Princess Margaret and the 1950s
            4. HM The Queen and the 1960s and 1970s
            5. Diana, Princess of Wales and the 1990s
            6. Behind the Scenes: Making Fashion Rules
          2. Victoria Revealed
            1. Visiting Victoria Revealed
              1. Introduction to Victoria Revealed
            2. Victoria as a princess
              1. Princess Victoria’s interests
              2. The Kensington System
            3. Victoria as queen
              1. Victoria's private life
              2. Victoria's public role
            4. Interact
              1. The Queen Victoria quiz
          3. The Queen's State Apartments
          4. The Palace Gardens
          5. The King’s Staircase
          6. The King's State Apartments
          7. The King's Gallery
          8. Longest Reign
        5. Food and drink
        6. Accessibility
        7. FAQs
        8. Contact us
        9. Informationen über Kensington Palast
        10. Informations sur le Palais de Kensington
        11. Informazioni su Palazzo di Kensington
        12. Informacion sobre el Palacio de Kensington
        13. Informações sobre Kensington Palace
      2. What's on
        1. Queen Victoria's Birthday Tour
        2. Garden History Tours
        3. The Luna Cinema
        4. Tiny Explorers
        5. Talks and debates
        6. Family activities
        7. Describer tours for blind and partially sighted visitors
        8. British Sign Language tours
        9. Top things to see and do
      3. Families
        1. What's on for families
        2. Children at the palace
        3. Games and makes
      4. Groups
        1. Food and drink for groups
        2. Group prices and booking
        3. Plan your visit
        4. Royal Passes
        5. Agency voucher scheme
        6. FAQs
        7. Booking request form
      5. History and stories
        1. Key events
        2. A building history
          1. Jacobean origins
          2. Queen Anne's Orangery
          3. George I lavishly decorates
          4. Neglect under George II
          5. Duchess's grand designs
          6. Queen Victoria
          7. Public museum and royal home
          8. Further reading
        3. Interactive timeline
        4. Palace people
          1. William Hester
          2. William Kent
          3. Queen Caroline
          4. Peter the Wild Boy
          5. Augustus Frederick
          6. Queen Victoria
          7. Princess Louise
          8. Princess Margaret
          9. Diana, Princess of Wales
            1. Diana
            2. Diana: death of a princess
            3. Diana: a modern princess
            4. Diana: humanitarian
            5. Diana: fashion icon
      6. Learning
        1. Teachers
          1. Sessions for schools
            1. Key Stage 1
            2. Key Stage 2
            3. SEND sessions at Kensington Palace
          2. Time Explorers Challenge
          3. Planning your learning visit
            1. On-site facilities
          4. How to book
          5. Teachers' resources
        2. Adults
          1. Talks, workshops and events
          2. Community and groups
        3. Games and makes
      7. Hire a venue
        1. Weddings
        2. Conferences and meetings
        3. Dinners and receptions
        4. Large-scale events
        5. Approved suppliers
          1. Catering
          2. All other suppliers
      8. Membership
        1. Member benefits
        2. Member events
        3. Members' blog
    5. Kew Palace
      1. Visit us
        1. Tickets and prices
        2. Opening times
        3. Getting here
        4. Top things to see and do
          1. The Royal Kitchens
            1. Visiting the Kitchens
              1. Introduction to the Kitchens
              2. History of the Kitchens
            2. Food and drink
              1. What's on the menu?
              2. Explore The Kew Palace Royal Kitchens With This Interactive Guide
            3. Running the Kitchens
              1. Staff in Kew Kitchens
              2. The offices of the Kitchens
          2. Queen Charlotte's Cottage
          3. Queen Charlotte’s chair
          4. Princesses’ bedrooms
          5. Madame Tussaud bust of George III
          6. People’s Library
        5. Visit planner
        6. Food and drink
        7. Shopping
        8. Accessibility
        9. Contact us
        10. FAQs
        11. Informationen über Kew Palast
        12. Informations sur le Palais de Kew
        13. Informazioni sul Palazzo di Kew
        14. Informaciones sobre el Palacio de Kew
        15. Informações sobre Kew Palace
      2. What's on
        1. Georgian cookery
        2. Family activities
        3. Curious Kew Evening Tours
      3. Families
        1. What's on for families
      4. Groups
        1. Food and drink for groups
        2. Group prices and booking
        3. Plan your visit
        4. Royal Passes
        5. Agency voucher scheme
        6. FAQs
      5. History and stories
        1. Events timeline
        2. A building history
          1. Learn About The Early Days of Kew Palace, Built By Samuel Fortrey
          2. The Royal Botanic Gardens
          3. Improvements in the 1770s
          4. 1788 The King incarcerated at Kew
          5. Decline and death at Kew
          6. 2006 restoration
          7. Further reading
        3. Palace people
          1. Samuel Fortrey
          2. William Gorton
          3. William Wybrown
      6. Learning
        1. Teachers
        2. Adults
          1. Talks, workshops and events
          2. Community and groups
      7. Hire a venue
        1. Weddings
        2. Dinners and receptions
        3. Conferences and meetings
        4. Approved suppliers
      8. Membership
        1. Member benefits
        2. Member events
        3. Members' blog
    6. Hillsborough Castle
      1. Hillsborough Castle
        1. Visit us
          1. Getting here
          2. FAQs
          3. Contact us
        2. What's on
          1. Family activities
          2. Talks and debates
        3. Hillsborough Castle Project
          1. The Gardens
        4. Groups
          1. Group prices and booking
          2. Food and drink for groups
          3. Plan your visit
          4. Group booking enquiry
        5. History and stories
        6. Hire a venue
          1. Weddings
          2. Conferences and meetings
          3. Dinners and receptions
        7. Have your say
    7. About us
      1. What we do
      2. Who we are
        1. History
        2. Cause and principles
        3. Trustees and Directors
          1. Current Trustees
          2. Executive Board
          3. Michael Day CVO
          4. John Barnes
          5. Gina George
          6. Paul Gray
          7. Dick Harrold
          8. Graham Josephs
          9. Dan Wolfe
        4. Freedom of Information
        5. Diversity
        6. Informationen über Historic Royal Palaces
        7. Informations sur Historic Royal Palaces
        8. Informazioni su Historic Royal Palaces
        9. Informaciones sobre Historic Royal Palaces
        10. Informações sobre Historic Royal Palaces
      3. Work for us
        1. Current vacancies
        2. Our roles
          1. Behind the scenes
          2. Front of house
            1. Yeoman Warders
        3. What we offer
        4. Learning and development
        5. Equal opportunities
        6. A guide on how to apply for our jobs
          1. Finding the right job
          2. Skills and qualities we look for
          3. How to write a CV
          4. Covering letter
          5. Online application form
          6. Interview guide
          7. Assessment centre
          8. FAQs
        7. Apprenticeships, internships and work experience
        8. Volunteer with us
          1. How volunteers support our work
          2. Current opportunities
          3. How to apply and contact us
      4. Corporate reports
      5. Image library
      6. Images Used on the Historic Royal Palaces site
      7. Full list of contacts
        1. Contact us form
        2. Complaint policy
      8. FAQs
      9. Tower of London World Heritage Site
      10. Due diligence and immunity from seizure
    8. Support us
      1. Individuals
        1. Membership
          1. Gift Membership
          2. Events for members
          3. Membership FAQs
          4. Membership renewals
        2. Patrons
          1. Patron Events
          2. How to become a patron
        3. Leave a legacy
          1. How to leave a legacy
      2. Corporate partnerships
        1. Partnership stories
        2. Corporate membership
        3. Premier Partners
        4. Corporate Sponsorship
          1. Previous Sponsorship Opportunities
        5. Brand Licensing
        6. Wholesale opportunities
        7. Corporate gifts
      3. Trusts and Foundations
      4. Projects and Programmes
        1. Hillsborough Castle
        2. Kensington Palace King's State Apartments
        3. Learning and Engagement
        4. The Baroque Palace at Hampton Court
        5. The Magic Garden Appeal
        6. Other Projects
        7. Completed projects
          1. The Chocolate Kitchen appeal
          2. The Chapel of St Peter ad Vincula appeal
            1. Chapels Royal CD
      5. Support us from the USA
        1. American Friends
        2. American Friends Appeal
        3. American Patrons
        4. Events
          1. Events 2016
          2. Lecture Tours, 2014
          3. Lecture Tours, 2013
          4. Lecture Tours, 2012
        5. Payment Details
        6. Board of Directors
        7. Did you know?
      6. Who are our supporters?
        1. The King's Presence Chamber
      7. Contact the team
        1. Online form
      8. Making a donation
    9. Discover the palaces
      1. The history of our palaces: An interactive timeline
      2. Monarchs
        1. William I
        2. Henry III
        3. Edward I
        4. Edward III
        5. Richard II
        6. Henry VI
        7. Richard III
        8. Henry VIII
          1. Henry VIII's wives
          2. Henry VIII's children
          3. Memorable battles from Henry’s reign
        9. Queen Mary I
        10. Queen Elizabeth I
        11. James I
        12. Charles I
        13. Oliver Cromwell
        14. Charles II
        15. William III and Mary II
        16. Queen Anne
        17. George I
        18. George II
        19. George III
        20. George IV
        21. Queen Victoria
        22. Queen Elizabeth II
      3. Building histories
        1. Grand designs
        2. Palace interiors
        3. Tower of London
          1. The Normans
          2. Medieval Tower
          3. The Tudors
          4. Restoration
          5. 19th-century Tower
          6. A modern Tower
          7. Further reading
        4. Hampton Court Palace
          1. Origins
          2. Cardinal’s works
          3. Magnificent Henry
          4. Henry's heirs
          5. The Stuarts
          6. William and Mary
          7. The 18th century
          8. To the present
        5. Banqueting House
          1. The Tudors
          2. Court entertainment
          3. Rubens' ceiling
          4. The Stuarts
          5. Execution of Charles I
          6. The Commonwealth
          7. The Restoration
          8. Last days - Whitehall Palace
          9. The destruction
          10. 1698 - Present
          11. Ceremonies
          12. Further reading
        6. Kensington Palace
          1. 1689 - 1702
          2. 1702 - 1714
          3. 1714 - 1727
          4. 1727 - 1760
          5. 1760 - 1837
          6. 1837 - 1899
          7. 1899 - present
        7. Kew Palace
          1. 1631 - 1729
          2. 1730 - 1763
          3. 1764 - 1787
          4. 1788 - 1800
          5. 1801 - 1848
          6. Queen Charlotte's Cottage
          7. Further reading
      4. Our collections
        1. Archaeology
        2. Architectural fixtures
        3. Art
        4. Books and paper
        5. Decorative arts and social history
        6. Furniture
        7. Textiles
        8. Royal Ceremonial Dress Collection
      5. Ghost stories
        1. A grizzly ghost
        2. Sybil Penn
        3. Catherine Howard
        4. Skeletor
      6. Media Player
        1. Playlists: Tower of London
        2. Playlists: Hampton Court Palace
        3. Playlists: Banqueting House
        4. Playlists: Kensington Palace
        5. Playlists: Kew Palace
        6. Playlists: British Sign Language
        7. Playlists: News & media
        8. Podcasts: The Henry VIII talks
        9. Playlists: Books
          1. Henry VIII: Dressed to Kill playlists
          2. Henry VIII: heads and hearts playlists
        10. Media Player help
      7. Our blogs
      8. Tudors on Tour at Camp Bestival
    10. Conservation
      1. What is conservation?
        1. Buildings
        2. Treatment
        3. Preventive
        4. Gardens
        5. Conservation science
          1. Structural support of tapestries
        6. Conservation enemies
          1. Light
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          3. Vibration
          4. Weather
          5. Pollution
      2. Conservation projects
        1. Conservation at the Tower of London
          1. The White Tower conservation project
          2. The White Tower staircase project
          3. Pollution research
          4. Reigate stone
          5. Bloody Tower
          6. Beauchamp Tower
        2. Conservation at Hampton Court Palace
          1. Queen Charlotte’s state bed
          2. Trophy Gate Piers
          3. Lion Gate Piers
          4. Small Oak Room mirror
          5. Arms and armour
          6. Dust monitoring
          7. Terracotta roundels
          8. Henry VIII's Tapestries Revealed
          9. Anne Boleyn Gatehouse
          10. Decorative chimneys
          11. Tiltyard Tower
          12. Tudor brickwork
          13. Chapel Royal
          14. Monitoring of damage to historic tapestries
          15. Tapestry longevity
        3. Conservation at Banqueting House
        4. Conservation at Kensington Palace
          1. William of Orange statue
        5. Conservation at Kew Palace
          1. The Royal Kitchens
            1. Georgian cook-along films
            2. Conservation
          2. Doll’s House
          3. Apothecary’s Chest
        6. Conservation at Hillsborough Castle
      3. Discoveries
        1. Royal Pew
        2. Chaucer’s moat wall
      4. Protect your treasures
      5. Conservation 100 blog
      6. Conservation 100 Timeline
    11. Learning
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    13. News and media
      1. Press resources
        1. Historic Royal Palaces press releases and archives
          1. Sunday best: Altar Cloth or Elizabeth I’s dress?
          2. Zeinab Badawi appointed as Trustee of Historic Royal Palaces
          3. Carole Souter CBE appointed as Trustee of Historic Royal Palaces
          4. Historic Royal Palaces celebrates National Apprenticeship week
          5. Historic Royal Palaces awarded Independent Research Organisation status
          6. Double win for Historic Royal Palaces at the Museums + Heritage Awards 2015
          7. Professor Sir David Cannadine and Jane Kennedy appointed as Trustees of Historic Royal Palaces
          8. Rupert Gavin appointed Chairman of Historic Royal Palaces
          9. Tudors go on tour to Tatton Park
          10. Unseen palace pictures to go online for first time
          11. Kids in Museums expansion announced at Historic Royal Palaces' 'Tudors at the Tower' family festival
          12. Discover the ‘Glorious Georges’ at Historic Royal Palaces in 2014
          13. HRP announces new Chairman of Campaign Board
          14. Louise Wilson, appointed as a Trustee of Historic Royal Palaces
          15. Fit to Rule: Explore the Health of Past Monarchs with Historic Royal Palaces
          16. Art that's worth keeping
          17. Press release archive for Historic Royal Palaces
            1. Charles Mackay reappointed as Chairman of Historic Royal Palaces
            2. Sophie Andreae reappointed as a trustee of HRP
            3. Palaces set to welcome London 2012 Olympics torch
            4. Liz Cleaver is appointed as Trustee of Historic Royal Palaces
            5. The 'other' royal weddings
            6. Malcolm Reading reappointed as Trustee
            7. Historic Royal Palaces PR Industry Recognition
            8. Historic Royal Palaces launches curatorial student internship programme
            9. From Greensleeves to Green Energy
            10. Ian Barlow is appointed as Trustee of HRP
            11. Dawn Austwick OBE and Susan Farr reappointed as Trustees
            12. Historic Royal Palaces announces new Trustee - Jan 2009
        2. Tower of London press releases and archives
          1. Tudors at the Tower – Anne Boleyn and Henry VIII return to the Tower of London
          2. Tower of London welcomes new 'Beefeater'
          3. General Sir Nicholas Houghton announced as next Constable of the Tower of London
          4. Tower of London to host emergency services training exercise
          5. Drawn at the Tower with Art Macabre
          6. NIGHTWATCHERS
          7. Tower of London wards off evil spirits with discovery of Britain’s largest collection of ‘witchmarks’
          8. HNLMS Johan de Witt to participate in Constable’s Dues ceremony at the Tower of London
          9. RAF Wings to Tudor uniform: the Tower of London welcomes new recruit
          10. Tower of London welcomes new ‘Beefeater’ Gary Thynne
          11. Tudors return to Tower of London
          12. Tower of London announced as finalist for Art Fund Prize for Museum of the Year 2015
          13. Tower poppy artworks to tour the UK
          14. Her Majesty The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh visit the Tower of London
          15. The Tower welcomes ‘Beefeater’ no. 400
          16. The Duke & Duchess of Cambridge & Prince Harry visit the Tower of London’s art installation marking centenary of First World War
          17. Tower of London’s longest serving Yeoman Warder plants first poppy in major centenary commemoration
          18. King’s Royal Hussar to take up the Tudor ruffle
          19. Constable’s Dues ceremony at the Tower of London to mark Royal Marines’ 350th anniversary
          20. Local school children in historic ‘Beating of the Bounds’ ceremony at the Tower of London
          21. German naval ship to participate in Constable’s Dues ceremony
          22. Tower of London announces charity partners for First World War centenary collaboration
          23. The Tower of London unveils new working drawbridge
          24. Tower of London marks centenary of the First World War
          25. The Secrets of Success: Women in Power
          26. Line of Kings undergoes transformation
          27. Royal Marine is newest recruit at Tower of London
          28. Coins and Kings Press Pack
          29. Tower of London press release archive
            1. Tower of London launches 1000 year old Facebook timeline
            2. Take One Project
            3. New Beefeater joins Tower
            4. Reverend Roger Hall becomes Tower's first Canon for 300 years
            5. HRH Princess Royal opens Crown Jewels
            6. New Crown Jewels to be displayed
            7. Ceremony of the Constable's Dues 2012
            8. Chief Beefeater retires
            9. New Beefeater Jim Duncan
            10. New Beefeater Shaun Huggins:
            11. Partnership with the De Beers Family of Companies announced
            12. The White Tower is restored to its former glory
            13. Power House
            14. HMS Westminster takes part in the Constables Dues
            15. Royal Beasts Return to the Tower of London
            16. First ever Tower of London iPhone app launched
            17. New Beefeater on the Block!
            18. French naval Ship sails in for the Constobles Dues
            19. 500 Years of Royal Arms & Armour ‘Fit for a King’ at the Tower of London
            20. Henry VIII: music and monarchy
            21. Henry VIII: Dressed to Kill
            22. General Sir Richard Dannatt announced as new Constable of the Tower
        3. Hampton Court Palace press releases and archives
          1. Horrible Histories: Relive the Terrible Tudors this May half term at Hampton Court Palace
          2. New Magic Garden opens at Hampton Court Palace this Easter
          3. The Empress and the Gardener
          4. Lost Tiltyard Towers of Hampton Court Palace discovered
          5. Hampton Court Palace goes green in 2016!
          6. Hampton Court Palace marks finale of 500th anniversary celebrations with week of music
          7. Festive fun fit for a (Tudor) Queen this Christmas at Hampton Court Palace!
          8. 500 Years of History, 10,000 Budding Filmmakers!
          9. Hampton Court Palace Welcomes a New Chaplain to the Chapel Royal
          10. 500 Years of Fear: Ghost Tours at Hampton Court Palace!
          11. Hampton Court hosts 500th anniversary Tudor jousting tournament
          12. BBC Good Food Festival returns to Hampton Court Palace
          13. Hampton Court Palace longlisted for Family Friendly Awards
          14. Travel through time at Hampton Court Palace this May holiday!
          15. Hampton Court Palace presents its first truly immersive theatre experience
          16. Spectacular light show set to debut at Hampton Court’s 500th anniversary party
          17. Florimania: celebrating 500 years of Hampton Court Palace
          18. Today’s the day! Hampton Court Palace celebrates its 500th birthday
          19. Lights, camera, action! Hampton Court Palace seeks budding filmmakers for 500th anniversary movie mission
          20. Hampton Court Palace seeks budding young actors for historic performance!
          21. Join Lucy Worsley for a special talk on BBC Two’s: ‘A Night at Hampton Court’
          22. Rare Tudor hat finds new home at Hampton Court Palace
          23. Britain's Tudor Treasure: A night at Hampton Court
          24. Hampton Court Palace celebrates its 500th anniversary in 2015
          25. Light up Hampton Court Palace for Christmas 2014
          26. Cumberland Art Gallery to open at Hampton Court Palace
          27. Royally spooked: Ghost Tours at Hampton Court Palace!
          28. Music for the Royal Fireworks at Hampton Court Palace
          29. Royal Kitchen Garden opens at Hampton Court Palace this June
          30. King Henry VIII’s crown 3D printed at Hampton Court Palace
          31. Royal Chocolate Kitchens discovered at Hampton Court Palace
          32. Hampton Court Palace hosts ground-breaking week long school visit
          33. Secrets of the Royal Bedchamber
          34. Hampton Court Palace press release archive
            1. Blue Plaque for Capability Brown at Hampton Court Palace
            2. Henry VIII 1509 - 2009 media pack
            3. Henry VIII’s wine fountain recreated at Hampton Court Palace
            4. Henry VIII: heads and hearts
            5. Students take over at the palace!
            6. Henry VIII releases his first ever music video
            7. Ask Chiffinch: 17th century love-life advice
            8. Eat like a King with our Tudor ‘cook-along’ videos
            9. Henry VIII's Crown And Dynasty At Hampton Court Palace
            10. Henry's Women
            11. The Wild the Beautiful and the Damned
            12. Van Dyck portrait of Royal Princess Mary returns home to Hampton Court Palace
            13. New evidence of Hampton Court Palace's medieval past
            14. Hampton Court Palace long-listed for Art Fund Prize 2010
        4. Banqueting House press releases and archives
          1. Dust the canopies and polish the chandeliers -Banqueting House reopens after conservation work
          2. Banqueting House commemorates Charles I’s execution with new display
          3. Time is restored as Banqueting House transforms into a performance for a king
          4. The spirit of the masque returns to Banqueting House
          5. Banqueting House press release archive
            1. First joint Citizenship Ceremony
            2. Enjoy an ‘eggcellent’ Easter and May Bank Holiday weekend with Historic Royal Palaces
        5. Kensington Palace press releases and archives
          1. Fashion Rules: Restyled
          2. A Very Victorian Christmas at Kensington Palace
          3. Eerie Evening Tours at Kensington Palace
          4. Kensington Palace celebrates 'The Longest Reign'
          5. Join Queen Caroline for a royal garden party at Kensington Palace this summer
          6. Royal Baby Robe at Kensington Palace
          7. Join a four-legged egg hunt at Kensington Palace this Easter weekend
          8. Kensington Palace celebrates a Glorious Georgian Christmas
          9. Glorious Giles! Kensington Palace to host glittering Baroque fashion showcase
          10. 'We are not iMused': smartphone technology turns Kensington’s Queen Victoria into a talking statue
          11. Kensington Palace throws spectacular Georgian masked ball & sleepover - and you’re invited!
          12. New art installation at Kensington Palace
          13. Moonlight and Stars Bright: a night of Vintage Glamour at Kensington Palace
          14. Fashion Rules
          15. Kensington Palace wins RICS awards
          16. Press release archive for Kensington Palace
            1. Local community groups create ‘cabinet of curiosities’ for Kensington
            2. Victoria Revealed
            3. Radical transformation of Kensington Palace's State Apartments
            4. Diana: Glimpses of a modern princess
            5. New gardens for Kensington Palace in 2012
            6. Historic wedding dresses given the royal treatment...
            7. Kensington Palace launches new Clore Learning Centre
            8. Kensington Palace awarded major Heritage Lottery Fund grant
            9. Jubilee - A view from the crowd
            10. Royal Ceremonial Dress Collection given national Designated status
            11. Kensington Palace welcomes Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea Mayor
            12. New light cast over Kensington Palace
            13. Major Kensington Palace project approved
            14. Fabric of Cultures
            15. Jaeger to design Kensington Palace staff uniforms
            16. Historic Royal Palaces nears completion of Kensington Palace transformation
            17. HRP to proceed with Kensington Palace project
            18. New exhibits unveiled at the Enchanted Palace
            19. The Enchanted Palace
            20. Victoria 4 Albert animations
        6. Kew Palace press releases and archives
          1. House of Fraser to sponsor the restoration of the Great Pagoda at Kew
          2. Educating the Georgians: the passions of the princesses of Kew
          3. Dragons to return to The Great Pagoda at Kew after 200 year hunt
          4. Discover the accomplishments required of a Georgian princess this year at Kew Palace
          5. Discover the unknown George III this year at Kew Palace
          6. Children's Sleepover at Kew Palace
          7. One ticket, four Royal experiences at Kew Gardens
          8. Kew Palace press release archive
            1. Royal Kitchens at Kew uncovered for first time in 200 years
            2. Kew Palace marks King George III’s 250th anniversary
            3. Risqué royal wedding caricatures at Kew Palace
            4. Have an 'eggcellent' Easter and May Bank Holiday weekend at Kew Palace
        7. Hillsborough Castle press releases
          1. Historic Royal Palaces and the Garfield Weston Foundation announce a £2million donation for Hillsborough Castle
          2. Castle building, boat racing, stories and more for families this Easter at Hillsborough Castle
          3. Hillsborough Castle receives Heritage Lottery Fund support
          4. Christmas at the Castle
          5. Hillsborough Castle reopens for 2015 with new exhibition
          6. Historic Royal Palaces announces major leadership grant for Hillsborough Castle
          7. Historic Royal Palaces appoints Head of Hillsborough Castle
          8. Historic Royal Palaces takes on Hillsborough Castle
      2. Historic Royal Palaces media guide 2016
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      6. Filming and Photography At Historic Royal Palaces
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          1. Best times to ‘armour up’
          2. A timeline of royal armour
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          1. Make your own helmet
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          1. Arming the man
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      5. Secrets of the Royal Bedchamber
        1. Visiting the exhibition
        2. What is Baroque?
        3. The royal beds
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        5. The private bedchamber
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      6. The Glorious Georges
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        3. The Georgians
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        4. The Glorious Georges (1)
          1. The Glorious Georges at Kensington Palace
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        6. Georgians 300
      7. Princesses
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      8. The Wild, the Beautiful and the Damned
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      10. Diana: glimpses of a modern princess
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