Platinum Jubilee

To celebrate the Platinum Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II, we have chosen objects from our collections to reflect the changes in our lives from 1952 to 2022. Come with us on a journey through the style, technology, travel, food, celebrations and toys of the 70 years since the Queen came to the throne.

Platinum Jubilee: Celebrations

Coronation, jubilees and a new millennium

Platinum Jubilee: Style

Fashionable change

Platinum Jubilee: Food

Changing tastes

Platinum Jubilee: Travel

Broadening horizons

Platinum Jubilee: Toys and Games

From card games to video games