A Date with Royalty This Summer at Buckingham Palace

When we speak of London, all that comes in our mind is the age-old British legacy. And many of us definitely want to walk the rooms and halls of the grandiose Buckingham Palace.  In the summer, take a chance of visiting Buckingham Palace, the official residence of the British royals. You will get some of the greatest valuables from the Royal Collection. In addition to this you can also go through the spectacular The Queen’s Coronation 1953 exhibition, which featuring royal dresses, uniforms and jewellery.

Inside Buckingham Palace, you will get to see the lavishly decorated rooms featuring some of the greatest treasures from the Royal Collection. Some of the notable treasures that are a must watch are paintings by Rembrandt, Rubens, Vermeer, Poussin, Canaletto and Claude, sculpture by Canova and Chantrey, works of Sèvres porcelain and some of the finest English and French furniture in the world. Another important highlight of the Buckingham Palace visit is the Queen’s Coronation 1953 exhibition. This year, Buckingham Palace celebrates the 60th anniversary of The Queen’s coronation in 1953. The palace’s ballroom will turn into the largest-ever exhibition. In this historic exhibition, you will get to see many objects in display and they include the Queen’s white satin coronation dress, the Queen’s Robe of Estate and the Diamond Diadem, one of The Queen’s most recognisable jewels.

As you tour the palace, you will come across several other items that are related to the coronation. The Buckingham Palace is open for you from 27th July to 29th September, 2013.

Changing of the Queen's Guard at the royal res...

Changing of the Queen's Guard at the royal residence, Buckingham Palace (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

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