Queen Victoria & Prince Albert's Bicentenary

Ran from 2 April 2019 to 1 September 2019 at

This season celebrated the 200th anniversary of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert’s births with a programme of events and displays, including a new addition to our jewellery collection – Queen Victoria's stunning sapphire and diamond coronet.

Season highlights

Past events


Header image:

Queen Victoria's sapphire and diamond coronet, designed by Prince Albert, made by Joseph Kitching, 1840 - 42, London. Purchased through the generosity of William & Judith, and Douglas and James Bollinger as a gift to the Nation and the Commonwealth. © Victoria and Albert Museum, London