with Gordon Leggate
Join Gordon Leggate as he delivers a lecture on the topic: 'Grand Duchess Xenia of Russia: Sister of the Czar, Cousin of the King, Royal Resident of Hampton Court'.
The sister of Nicholas II, Grand Duchess Xenia Alexandrovna of Russia was born in St Petersburg in 1875.
Xenia's mother was the daughter of King Christian IX of Denmark and among her maternal first cousins were King George V of the United Kingdom.
Xenia lived at Wilderness House, Hampton Court Palace for over two decades. Come and learn more about this most interesting of characters.
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Tower of London
Separate ticket (advance booking required)
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