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It's part of a trove of documents related to the Queen's consort that are now online for the first time.
This month, to mark the 200th anniversary of Prince Albert's birth, more than 17,500 photographs, prints, and official papers relating to Queen Victoria's consort are being made available to the public online by the Royal Collection Trust.The website titled "Prince Albert: His Life and Legacy," ...
 
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A national treasure almost disappeared forever.
A sapphire and diamond coronet Prince Albert designed for his wife Queen Victoria in 1840, the year they were married, will go on display at the new Victoria & Albert Museum jewelry galleries on April 12—but just three years ago, the historic piece ...
 
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Victoria's season three ends in a cliffhanger regarding Prince Albert's health, but here's the true story of his passing.
The specter of Prince Albert's death has hovered over Victoria from the very beginning. Its looming presence has grown steadily throughout the show and at last became unavoidable with the royal's dramatic collapse serving as a cliffhanger for the finale of season three.While Albert was ...
 
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By modern standards, these are quite tame, but they caused outrage during the mid-1800s.
Tensions are running high in the royal household on this season of Victoria, and an invasion of privacy certainly doesn't help matters. In "A Coburg Quartet," Queen Victoria and Prince Albert are horrified to find out that private etchings of their family have been ...
 
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This week on Victoria, the royals head to the Isle of Wight. Here's what their home there was really like.
Tonight's episode of Victoria on Masterpiece PBS takes us to Osborne House, Queen Victoria and Prince Albert's seaside home on the Isle of Wight. But it was more than just a royal residence. It was a home that had significant meaning for the couple."It is ...
 
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The iconic Queen had a complicated relationship with her nine children.
In the century since her death, Queen Victoria's mystique has only grown. And while the iconic Queen has become known for many things, perhaps one of her mostly hotly debated roles was that of mother.As the central figure in one of the greatest ...
 
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It's just one of many traditions popularized by the 19th-century royals.
Before you discount the Victorian era for its notoriously prudish etiquette and over-the-top bustle skirts (truly the ultimate bump-its), you'd be wise to read up on all of the cultural traditions cemented during Queen Victoria's reign. After all, were it not for the ...
 
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Less is known about Prince Albert, but he was actually a dominant figure and influence behind Queen Victoria's successful reign.
It was not until Prince Albert’s death in 1861 that his contributions to the monarch and the country were immensely appreciated, as he had often been deemed as a German interloper by British society during his lifetime. During his life, he was ...
 
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The Princess is opening up about her royal childhood in a new book.
As the eldest daughter of Grace Kelly and Prince Rainier of Monaco, Princess Caroline of Monaco has lived a charmed life in the spotlight. And now, the Princess is getting candid about her royal childhood for a new book.Caroline and her brother, Prince ...
 
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During his days as a bachelor, the then-playboy prince was famous for his relationships with beautiful women from around the world.
Prince Albert is the reigning monarch of Monaco and head of the princely house of Grimaldi. The son of Prince Rainier III and American actress Grace Kelly was at one point the most eligible bachelor in the world, and he was linked ...
 
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She's the queen bee of Monaco's toddler jet-set.
Monaco’s Princess Gabriella was seen out on the town recently with her royal twin, Prince Jacques, and their parents, Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene, at Monaco’s annual Sainte Dévote procession, a celebration for the sovereign city state’s patron saint.During the day’s ...
 
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Her Majesty was almost killed six times over the course of her life.
The story of Queen Victoria is one that interests many. One of history's most iconic monarchs, Queen Victoria is (literally) an era-defining figure whose tragic and fascinating life continues to inspire storytellers today. And while you may have no trouble conjuring up a ...
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