Diana: Glimpses of a Modern Princess

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 28TH OCTOBER 2012

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Kensington Palace State Apartments, Kensington Gardens, Kensington, London W8 4PX†
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26th March 2012†until†28th October 2012
OPENING TIMES
10am-6pm
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Adult £14,50, concession £12, under 16 free

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Diana: Glimpses of a Modern PrincessFollowing a major renovation in time for the Queen's Diamond Jubilee, Kensington Palace is once again opening its doors to the public. One of the first exhibitions taking place since the re-presentation project, Diana: Glimpses of a Modern Princess will be displaying a small selection of dresses worn by the late Princess of Wales. With her style under constant scrutiny, this exhibition will give visitors an insight into the fashion choices of the Princess. The dresses will be displayed alongside fashion illustrations and photographs, representing a number of iconic and memorable moments in the public life of Diana, telling the story of a young woman developing into a Princess.

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Originally a private country house, public visitors are now warmly welcomed into Kensington Palace, the birthplace of Queen Victoria and home to Princess Diana between 1981 and 1997. Relive the moment in the Victorian Rooms when the young Princess Victoria discovered that she was to become Queen. More about Kensington Palace State Apartments

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Kensington Palace State Apartments events

Fashion RulesFashion RulesTake a nostalgic look back at recent decades of royal dress through the wardrobes of three members of the British monarchy: HM Queen Elizabeth II in the 1950s, Princess Margaret in the 1960s and 70s and Diana, Princess of Wales in the 1980s. Fashion Rules presents five rooms within Kensington Palace where elegant and extraordinary couture dresses b30th January 2015Saturday 4th July 2015 Where:
Kensington Palace State Apartments, † Kensington Gardens† † † W8 4PX
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Fashion Rules
event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Fashion
DATES4th July 2013 to 4th July 2015
VENUEKensington Palace State Apartments†
Take a nostalgic look back at recent decades of royal dress through the wardrobes of three members of the British monarchy: HM Queen Elizabeth II in the 1950s, Princess Margaret in the 1960s and 70s and Diana, Princess of Wales in the 1980s. Fashion Rules presents five rooms within Kensington Palace where elegant and extraordinary couture dresses b...†More about this event
Royal Women and Power DressingRoyal Women and Power DressingDiscover more about the history of royal power dressing and how modern royal women continue using fashion as a diplomatic tool to symbolise status, power and national identity at Kensington Palace.18th May 2015Monday 18th May 2015 Where:
Kensington Palace State Apartments, † Kensington Gardens† † † W8 4PX
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Royal Women and Power Dressing
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Literary Events & Book Signings
DATESMonday 18th May 2015 - 6.45pm-8.30pm
VENUEKensington Palace State Apartments†
Discover more about the history of royal power dressing and how modern royal women continue using fashion as a diplomatic tool to symbolise status, power and national identity at Kensington Palace.

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