Learning resources

Find a resource to use in the classroom or on a visit to the palaces

Find a resource to use in the classroom or on a visit to the palaces

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Key events which have shaped the Tower of London across time.

Key Stage

KS2 (age 7-11)KS3 (age 11-14)Home EducatorsInternational

Subject

History

Topic

NormansMedievalTudorsStuartsElizabethansGeorgiansVictoriansCastles

Dr Sally Tuckett, University of Glasgow, describes why the study of fashion and dress is so useful for social historians.

Key Stage

KS5 (age 16+)

Subject

Art & Design

Topic

Georgians

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.

Key Stage

KS5 (age 16+)

Subject

Art & Design

Topic

Georgians

Background information and activity ideas to use during a visit to Kensington Palace and back in the classroom

Key Stage

KS5 (age 16+)

Subject

Art & Design

Topic

Georgians

Contains two design briefs and related activities as part of a self-led research visit to the King’s State Apartments at Kensington Palace.

Key Stage

KS5 (age 16+)

Subject

Art & Design

Topic

Georgians

Examine the meaning and social history of court fashion during the 18th Century.

Key Stage

KS5 (age 16+)

Subject

Art & Design

Topic

Georgians

A timeline charting key events during the Georgian era in Kensington Palace’s history.

Key Stage

KS4 (age 15-16)KS5 (age 16+)Home Educators

Subject

Art & DesignHistory

Topic

GeorgiansVictorians20th and 21st Century

A diagram charting the family trees for the House of Hanover and the House of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha.

Key Stage

KS5 (age 16+)

Subject

History

Topic

Georgians

The formal mantua was a popular type of court dress in the 18th Century.

Key Stage

KS5 (age 16+)

Subject

Art & Design

Topic

Georgians

Key dates and events from 1086 to 1986.

Key Stage

KS3 (age 11-14)KS4 (age 15-16)

Subject

History

Topic

NormansMedievalTudorsStuartsGeorgiansVictorians20th and 21st Century

Find out what happened when at Kensington Palace.

Key Stage

KS1 (age 5-7)KS2 (age 7-11)Home EducatorsInternational

Subject

History

Topic

StuartsGeorgiansVictorians

Find out who's who in history at Kensington Palace.

Key Stage

KS1 (age 5-7)KS2 (age 7-11)Home EducatorsInternational

Subject

History

Topic

GeorgiansVictorians