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Theodora: A Coronation to Remember - March 3-October 31

Theodora: A Coronation to Remember - March 3-October 31
Start Date: 18 October 2018
Start Time: 12pm
End Date: 31 October 2018
End Time: 4pm

Ickworth House

Lady Theodora, one of the most influential women of Ickworth, who attended two coronations is celebrated through memorabilia from the Coronations of George V on the 22nd June 1911 and George VI on 12th May 1937.

The 4th Marchioness of Bristol, is the focus of a year of exhibitions and events exploring the role she played in shaping Ickworth.

Theodora's attendance of two coronations during her time as Marchioness demonstrated the social circles she mixed in and the role she played in society.

In the House, on the Museum Landing Ickworth will be displaying memorabilia from the Coronations of George V on the 22nd June 1911 and George VI on 12th May 1937.

Look out for information about Ickworth's display of Theodora's coronation robes coming in June. Previously kept in their store they are being conserved and will be on display for the first time ever!

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