Osborne
Victorian Christmas at Osborne.
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York Avenue, East Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO32 6JT
Image © Royal Collection Trust / HM Queen Elizabeth II 2019
The Royal Family on the Terrace at Osborne, 1857. © Royal Collection Trust / Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2019

Victoria and Albert at Osborne

Join English Heritage for a unique opportunity to mark the bicentenary of the births of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert.

Bringing together academics, authors and heritage professionals, this three day international conference offers a unique opportunity to examine the political, cultural, and social significance of Victoria and Albert’s activities at Osborne.

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Guidebook: Osborne

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 Osborne Timeline

1774-81Blachford Family

Robert Pope Blachford extends and adapts an existing house into a three-storey residence, with a walled kitchen garden and a brick stable block.

1844-5Victoria and Albert

Queen Victoria and Prince Albert lease Osborne House from Lady Isabella Blachford.

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