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.
Key dates and events from 1086 to 1986.
Find out who's who at Hampton Court Palace.
This chronology shows how history unfolded at Hampton Court Palace.
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.
Find out what happened when at Kensington Palace.
Key events which have shaped the Tower of London across time.
Charts the family relationships of the Hanoverian dynasty.
Is Hampton Court stylish enough for King George I to keep?
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