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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Dates:
26th March 2012†until†28th October 2012
OPENING TIMES
10am-6pm
PRICES
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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Kensington Palace State Apartments events

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 party24th November 2014Wednesday 31st December 2014 Where:
Kensington Palace State Apartments, † Kensington Gardens† † † W8 4PX
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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 b24th November 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
Art & Design: Kensington Creative Quarter: (Age 13-19)Art & Design: Kensington Creative Quarter: (Age 13-19)Meet professional artists, designers, scientists and undergraduate and postgraduate students to find out what it takes to run a palace through workshops, activities, talks and demonstrations.28th November 2014Friday 28th November 2014 Where:
Kensington Palace State Apartments, † Kensington Gardens† † † W8 4PX
Category: event
Free EventOn Soon
Art & Design: Kensington Creative Quarter: (Age 13-19)
event > Exhibitions > Art Exhibitions - Architecture†|†PRICINGFree
DATESFriday 28th November 2014 - 10.30am-2pm
VENUEKensington Palace State Apartments†
Meet professional artists, designers, scientists and undergraduate and postgraduate students to find out what it takes to run a palace through workshops, activities, talks and demonstrations.
Strictly GeorgianStrictly GeorgianAn evening of live performances and refreshments as historian Moira Goff discusses the decadent balls at Kensington Palace, the role of the Georgian dance master and the importance of presentation and royal patronage. Please dress in Georgian costume or smart evening wear.2nd December 2014Tuesday 2nd December 2014 Where:
Kensington Palace State Apartments, † Kensington Gardens† † † W8 4PX
Category: event
On Soon
Strictly Georgian
event > Sporting Events > Particpate in Sports - Dance
DATESTuesday 2nd December 2014 - 6.30pm-8.30pm
VENUEKensington Palace State Apartments†
An evening of live performances and refreshments as historian Moira Goff discusses the decadent balls at Kensington Palace, the role of the Georgian dance master and the importance of presentation and royal patronage. Please dress in Georgian costume or smart evening wear.
Christmas With The KingChristmas With The KingDiscover more about how the Georgians celebrated the festive season.6th December 2014Saturday 6th December 2014 Where:
Kensington Palace State Apartments, † Kensington Gardens† † † W8 4PX
Category: event
On Soon
Christmas With The King
event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Workshops
DATESSaturday 6th December 2014 - 10.30am-1pm
VENUEKensington Palace State Apartments†
Discover more about how the Georgians celebrated the festive season.
Christmas Carols At Kensington PalaceChristmas Carols At Kensington PalaceA guided tour of the Palace followed by carols around the Christmas tree and mince pies.8th December 2014Monday 15th December 2014 Where:
Kensington Palace State Apartments, † Kensington Gardens† † † W8 4PX
Category: event
On Soon
Christmas Carols At Kensington Palace
event > Seasonal > Christmas
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VENUEKensington Palace State Apartments†
A guided tour of the Palace followed by carols around the Christmas tree and mince pies.

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