Royal School of Needlework & Five Coronations 1902 – 2023 Display EXTENDED

27th September, 2023

Due to popular demand, our Coronations Display at Hampton Court Palace has been extended until May 2024.  Book your place to visit the special display, and find out more about our role from behind the scenes of these historic events.

Visitors will enjoy a fascinating insight into to our work for the Coronations of 1902, 1937, 1953 and 2023 as well as the opportunity to get up close to rarely seen pieces from our Archive, including official images, designs, interesting leftovers and souvenirs from fabrics to needle cleaners.

The display is open on set days so please check the website for details.  Pre-booking is essential.  There is currently availability for the following Tours from January – May 2024:

Talk & Private View.  Visit us on your own or with a friend to hear in-depth information about the RSN Special Display and visit the exhibition with a Volunteer Tour Guide

Curator Talk & Private View.  Hear stories behind our Coronation work with one of our Curators followed by a Tour of the Special Display.

Group Talk & Private View.  Visit us with your local stitch group or Guild, WI, church or Arts Society group.


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