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Tuesday 3 April 2018

New animations celebrate the history of Orleans House

First course and menu for Queen Caroline’s banquet in the Octagon Room 1729. Richmond Local Studies Collection and Archive.

The refurbished Orleans House Gallery includes a new interpretation area outside the Octagon Room exploring the history of the site and its former residents. Pride of place are two specially commissioned animations created by animator Belle Mellor and Spiral Productions, bringing to life the story of Orleans House through time and Queen Caroline’s banquet.

Click below to watch the animations, or view them when you visit.