Historic Royal Palaces
Find a resource to use in the classroom or on a visit to the palaces
Examine the meaning and social history of court fashion during the 18th Century.
Charting key dates and events from 1553 to 1601.
How did the Virgin Queen Elizabeth I maintain power?
Find out who's who at Hampton Court Palace.
This chronology shows how history unfolded at Hampton Court Palace.
Which Tudor monarch kept the most prisoners?
Profiles of key players at the Tower from 1066 to 1100.
Contains two design briefs and related activities as part of a self-led research visit to the King’s State Apartments at Kensington Palace.
A timeline charting key events during the Georgian era in Kensington Palace’s history.
Religious crises and upheavals from 1509 to 1603.
A detailed look at historic royal fashion. Examine one of the treasures of the Royal Ceremonial Dress Collection, a beautiful man’s silk court coat from the 1790s.
Background information and activity ideas to use during a visit to Kensington Palace and back in the classroom