There is planned industrial action on South Western Railway services on 18 August 2018. Please check before you travel.
On 19 August 2018 delays are expected on the M25 and on some roads in Surrey. More info.
The East Front Gardens will be closed to visitors on 23 - 24 August and 28 August - 03 September 2018. More info
A Study Day Exploring the Ephemerality of Early Modern Courts
This one day symposium explores the ephemerality of the princely court during the Early Modern Period. It is hosted by The Portable Palaces Project, which is researching Tudor royal tents and timber framed lodgings through a combination of traditional archival research and an innovative experimental archaeology.
The symposium will explore topics including:
Speakers will include Tracy Borman, Thomas Betteridge, Maria Hayward, Maurice Howard, Jagleet Lally, Seif El Rashidi, and Glenn Richardson.
Full programme to be announced soon.
Members of the Portable Palaces team will showcase their research and demonstrate the exciting possibilities offered by interdisciplinary approaches to the study of architecture and material culture.
For more information or details of how to book a place, please contact: PortablePalaces@hrp.org.uk.
Cuddle up with one of England's most iconic monarchs with our exclusive and super soft Henry VIII teddy bear. Henry VIII was the second king during the Tudor dynasty and is one of the most recognisable monarchs in history.
Commemorate the royal wedding of TRH The Duke and Duchess of Sussex. This official commemorative china pill box has been commissioned by Buckingham Palace and has been made in England using traditional fine bone china techniques, unchanged for centuries.
Commemorate the royal wedding of TRH The Duke and Duchess of Sussex with this official commemorative fine bone china plate. Made in England using traditional fine bone china techniques, unchanged for centuries, this collector's plate has been commissioned exclusively by Buckingham Palace to mark the royal occasion.