The Queen’s Coronation 1953 The special exhibition at The Summer Opening of Buckingham Palace

Coronation portrait of HM Queen Elizabeth II, 1953, Cecil Beaton Royal Collection Trust / (C) Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2013.

This summer marks the 60th anniversary of the Coronation of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. To celebrate this anniversary, a special exhibition at Buckingham Palace will bring together an unprecedented array of the dress, uniform and robes worn for the historic event.