Queen Alexandra & King Edward VII
Queen Anne of Denmark
Prince George of Denmark and Norway
When: Friday 15 September 2017 @ 16.30
Where: The Queen's House, Romney Rd, Greenwich, London SE10 9NF
Queen Anne of Denmark - married to King James Vl
Prince George - married to Queen Anne
Queen Alexandra - married to King Edward VII
A new research project on Danish Royal consorts in Britain through the ages is launching in September as a partnership between the Royal Museums Greenwich and the University of Oxford.
The Anglo-Danish Society has arranged a FREE tour of The Queen's House, an Inigo Jones Classical building commissioned by Queen Anne of Denmark. It houses a rich collection of artworks - and, rumour has it, a few ghosts!
At the drinks reception following the tour at 6 pm we will mingle with the scholars, curators, and professionals in the heritage sector who will work on Denmark's historical and cultural input into the British monarchy.
It is possible to arrive at Greenwich by DLR or rail - but if the weather is fair, then arriving by boat from Westminster Pier or St Katharine's Pier is a wonderful additional experience! (Use Oyster cards and Freedom passes for discounts)
This tour is limited to 25 participants so early booking and membership of Anglo-Danish Society is essential!
Enquiries: Bette Broyd - Honorary Secretary,
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Mob: 07934 236686