About this learning resource
This resource charts the family relationships of Queen Victoria and her claim to the English throne.
National Curriculum links
• Supports teachers and pupils studying the life of a significant individual in the past i.e. Victoria.
- KS1 (age 5-7)
- Home Educators
- For the classroom
- Kensington Palace
Dr Sally Tuckett, University of Glasgow, describes why the study of fashion and dress is so useful for social historians.
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.
Contains two design briefs and related activities as part of a self-led research visit to the King’s State Apartments at Kensington Palace.