The Crown Jewels attract millions of visitors to the Tower of London every year. But did you know this...

The only item of coronation regalia to survive the destruction at the end of the Civil War was the Coronation Spoon. Clement Kynnersley, who had bought it at the 1649 sale, returned the unique 12th-century gold spoon back to King Charles II.

Official Range of China To Celebrate The 90th Birthday of Her Majesty The Queen Goes on Sale

10" large plate, Royal Collection Trust / (C) Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2016

The official range of china celebrating the 90th birthday of Her Majesty The Queen has gone on sale. Produced by Royal Collection Trust, each item is made in Stoke-on-Trent using methods and techniques that have remained unchanged for 250 years.

An ancient royal discovery

An ancient royal discovery

A rare and surprising archaeological discovery at Tel Dor: A gemstone engraved with the portrait of Alexander the Great was uncovered during excavations by an archaeological team directed by Dr. Ayelet Gilboa of the University of Haifa and Dr. Ilan Sharon of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.