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The Exhibition

Commemorating the remarkable life and legacy of His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, Britain’s longest-serving consort, through a selection of objects which reflect significant moments and his official duties undertaken throughout his life.

Explore the sections below to learn more.

Early life

The early life of Prince Philip

The Queen's Coronation

As The Queen’s consort Prince Philip was the first person to pay homage to the newly crowned Queen


Prince Philip was the longest serving consort in British history

Patron of design

Prince Philip had a life-long passion for design

Prince Philip and Windsor

Prince Philip had a long a varied relationship with Windsor

The 1992 Windsor Castle fire

The fire led to much structural damage to the fabric of the Castle

Solo engagements

Prince Philip’s solo engagements were often in support of science, engineering, industry and the armed forces

International visits

Prince Philip also undertook solo tours

Young People and the Environment

Prince Philip took an active interest in the environment and providing opportunities for young people