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
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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.

About Kensington Palace State Apartments

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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Glorious Georgian MusicGlorious Georgian MusicEnjoy music popular with the royal court, including works by Handel who taught George II's children.20th December 2014Saturday 20th December 2014 Where:
Kensington Palace State Apartments, † Kensington Gardens† † † W8 4PX
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Glorious Georgian Music
event > Concerts > Classical
DATESSaturday 20th December 2014 - 12noon-3pm
VENUEKensington Palace State Apartments†
Enjoy music popular with the royal court, including works by Handel who taught George II's children.
Glorious GeorgesGlorious GeorgesAt Kensington Palace State Apartments a special display will take place to mark the 300th anniversary of the Georgian dynasty. The King's State Apartments will be transformed to recreate the court of King George II and Queen Caroline, to show how the Georgian king and his court entertained in lavish style. There will also be a Georgian garden party20th December 2014Wednesday 31st December 2014 Where:
Kensington Palace State Apartments, † Kensington Gardens† † † W8 4PX
Category: event
Ongoing
Glorious Georges
event > Exhibitions
DATES17th April to 31st December 2014
VENUEKensington Palace State Apartments†
At Kensington Palace State Apartments a special display will take place to mark the 300th anniversary of the Georgian dynasty. The King's State Apartments will be transformed to recreate the court of King George II and Queen Caroline, to show how the Georgian king and his court entertained in lavish style. There will also be a Georgian garden party...†More about this event
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 b20th December 2014Saturday 4th July 2015 Where:
Kensington Palace State Apartments, † Kensington Gardens† † † W8 4PX
Category: event
Ongoing
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

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