Albert Memorial Tour
Friday 24th May 2019
10:30am - 12pm
On Queen Victoria’s 200th birthday, join a fascinating tour of the Albert Memorial which will take you beyond the railings. Get a closer look at the Frieze of Parnassus and other fine details of the greatest monument of the Victorian era.
Hear about Victoria and Albert’s passionate relationship, Victoria’s response to his death and the story of how the monument came to be built here in this very distinctive style. Understand how slow erosion was rectified by the £11.2 million restoration.